MediaConvert
User Guide

Adding Tags When You Create an AWS Elemental MediaConvert Resource

The following procedures show you how to add tags to your MediaConvert queues, job templates, and output presets when you create them.

Note

These AWS tags on AWS Elemental MediaConvert queues, job templates, and output presets are different from the tags that you can add to MediaConvert jobs. For information about tags on jobs, see Tagging Jobs.

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Adding Tags When Creating a Resource (Console)

You can add tags when you create a queue, job template, or output preset.

To add tags when you create a queue, job template, or output preset (console)

  1. Follow the steps in one of the following procedures to begin creating the resource, but don't save the resource:

  2. Find the Tags section in the relevant location:

    • For queues, at the bottom of the Create queue page

    • For output presets, at the bottom of the Create preset page

    • For job templates, at the bottom of the Create job template page, after you choose Settings from the Job section on the left

  3. In the Tags section, choose Add.

  4. For Tag key, enter a name for the tag. For Tag value, enter a value for the tag.

  5. Choose Create to save the new resource with its tags.

Adding Tags When Creating a Resource (API and AWS CLI)

When you create a queue, job template, or output preset using the AWS Elemental MediaConvert API or the AWS CLI, submit your JSON specification for the resource as usual. Include tags as shown in the following JSON example, in tags:

{ "name": "Job Template Test with Resource Tags", "description": "Job Template Test", "tags":{ "Company": "Banana", "Stage": "Production" }, "settings":{