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AWS Systems Manager
API Reference (API Version 2014-11-06)

Target

An array of search criteria that targets instances using a Key,Value combination that you specify. Targets is required if you don't provide one or more instance IDs in the call.

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Key

User-defined criteria for sending commands that target instances that meet the criteria. Key can be tag:<Amazon EC2 tag> or InstanceIds. For more information about how to send commands that target instances using Key,Value parameters, see Executing a Command Using Systems Manager Run Command.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: ^[\p{L}\p{Z}\p{N}_.:/=\-@]*$

Required: No

Values

User-defined criteria that maps to Key. For example, if you specified tag:ServerRole, you could specify value:WebServer to execute a command on instances that include Amazon EC2 tags of ServerRole,WebServer. For more information about how to send commands that target instances using Key,Value parameters, see Executing a Command Using Systems Manager Run Command.

Type: Array of strings

Array Members: Minimum number of 0 items. Maximum number of 50 items.

Required: No

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following:

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