DescribeFastLaunchImages - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
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Describe details for Windows AMIs that are configured for faster launching.

Request Parameters

The following parameters are for this specific action. For more information about required and optional parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Query Parameters.


Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Type: Boolean

Required: No


Use the following filters to streamline results.

  • resource-type - The resource type for pre-provisioning.

  • launch-template - The launch template that is associated with the pre-provisioned Windows AMI.

  • owner-id - The owner ID for the pre-provisioning resource.

  • state - The current state of fast launching for the Windows AMI.

Type: Array of Filter objects

Required: No


Details for one or more Windows AMI image IDs.

Type: Array of strings

Required: No


The maximum number of items to return for this request. To get the next page of items, make another request with the token returned in the output. For more information, see Pagination.

Type: Integer

Valid Range: Minimum value of 0. Maximum value of 200.

Required: No


The token returned from a previous paginated request. Pagination continues from the end of the items returned by the previous request.

Type: String

Required: No

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


A collection of details about the fast-launch enabled Windows images that meet the requested criteria.

Type: Array of DescribeFastLaunchImagesSuccessItem objects


The token to include in another request to get the next page of items. This value is null when there are no more items to return.

Type: String


The ID of the request.

Type: String


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common client error codes.

See Also

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