Retrieves the encrypted administrator password for the instances running Windows.
- request (GetPasswordDataRequest)
- Get Password Data request
Get Password Data Response from the service
AWSSDK (Module: AWSSDK) Version: 126.96.36.199 (188.8.131.52)
The Windows password is only generated the first time an AMI is launched. It is not generated for rebundled AMIs or after the password is changed on an instance. The password is encrypted using the key pair that you provided.