Add tags to Amazon EC2 resources using an Amazon SDK - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud
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Add tags to Amazon EC2 resources using an Amazon SDK

The following code example shows how to add tags to Amazon EC2 resources.

SDK for C++

There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

Aws::EC2::EC2Client ec2Client(clientConfiguration); Aws::EC2::Model::Tag nameTag; nameTag.SetKey("Name"); nameTag.SetValue(instanceName); Aws::EC2::Model::CreateTagsRequest createRequest; createRequest.AddResources(instanceID); createRequest.AddTags(nameTag); Aws::EC2::Model::CreateTagsOutcome createOutcome = ec2Client.CreateTags( createRequest); if (!createOutcome.IsSuccess()) { std::cerr << "Failed to tag ec2 instance " << instanceID << " with name " << instanceName << ":" << createOutcome.GetError().GetMessage() << std::endl; return false; }
  • For API details, see CreateTags in Amazon SDK for C++ API Reference.

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