AWS::Backup::BackupPlan AdvancedBackupSettingResourceType - Amazon CloudFormation
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AWS::Backup::BackupPlan AdvancedBackupSettingResourceType

Specifies an object containing resource type and backup options. This is only supported for Windows VSS backups.


To declare this entity in your Amazon CloudFormation template, use the following syntax:


{ "BackupOptions" : Json, "ResourceType" : String }


BackupOptions: Json ResourceType: String



The backup option for the resource. Each option is a key-value pair. This option is only available for Windows VSS backup jobs.

Valid values:

Set to "WindowsVSS":"enabled" to enable the WindowsVSS backup option and create a Windows VSS backup.

Set to "WindowsVSS":"disabled" to create a regular backup. The WindowsVSS option is not enabled by default.

If you specify an invalid option, you get an InvalidParameterValueException exception.

For more information about Windows VSS backups, see Creating a VSS-Enabled Windows Backup.

Required: Yes

Type: Json

Update requires: No interruption


The name of a resource type. The only supported resource type is EC2.

Required: Yes

Type: String

Update requires: No interruption