Verify the Session Manager plugin installation - Amazon Systems Manager
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Verify the Session Manager plugin installation

Run the following commands to verify that the Session Manager plugin installed successfully.


If the installation was successful, the following message is returned.

The Session Manager plugin is installed successfully. Use the Amazon CLI to start a session.

You can also test the installation by running the following command in the Amazon CLI. In the following command, replace instance-id with your own information.

aws ssm start-session --target instance-id

This command will work only if your Session Manager administrator has granted you the necessary IAM permissions to access the target managed node using Session Manager.