Tag - Transcribe

Tag

Adds metadata, in the form of a key:value pair, to the specified resource.

For example, you could add the tag Department:Sales to a resource to indicate that it pertains to your organization's sales department. You can also use tags for tag-based access control.

To learn more about tagging, see Tagging resources.

Contents

Key

The first part of a key:value pair that forms a tag associated with a given resource. For example, in the tag Department:Sales, the key is 'Department'.

Type: String

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

Required: Yes

Value

The second part of a key:value pair that forms a tag associated with a given resource. For example, in the tag Department:Sales, the value is 'Sales'.

Note that you can set the value of a tag to an empty string, but you can't set the value of a tag to null. Omitting the tag value is the same as using an empty string.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 256.

Required: Yes

See Also

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