AssociateConnectionAlias - Amazon WorkSpaces Service


Associates the specified connection alias with the specified directory to enable cross-Region redirection. For more information, see Cross-Region Redirection for Amazon WorkSpaces.


Before performing this operation, call DescribeConnectionAliases to make sure that the current state of the connection alias is CREATED.

Request Syntax

{ "AliasId": "string", "ResourceId": "string" }

Request Parameters

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The identifier of the connection alias.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 13. Maximum length of 68.

Pattern: ^wsca-[0-9a-z]{8,63}$

Required: Yes


The identifier of the directory to associate the connection alias with.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1.

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "ConnectionIdentifier": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The identifier of the connection alias association. You use the connection identifier in the DNS TXT record when you're configuring your DNS routing policies.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 20.

Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9]+$


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


The user is not authorized to access a resource.

HTTP Status Code: 400


One or more parameter values are not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The state of the resource is not valid for this operation.

HTTP Status Code: 400


This operation is not supported.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The resource is associated with a directory.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The resource could not be found.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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