[ aws . ec2 ]



Accepts the Convertible Reserved Instance exchange quote described in the GetReservedInstancesExchangeQuote call.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


[--dry-run | --no-dry-run]
--reserved-instance-ids <value>
[--target-configurations <value>]
[--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--dry-run | --no-dry-run (boolean)

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 .

--reserved-instance-ids (list)

The IDs of the Convertible Reserved Instances to exchange for another Convertible Reserved Instance of the same or higher value.



"string" "string" ...

--target-configurations (list)

The configuration of the target Convertible Reserved Instance to exchange for your current Convertible Reserved Instances.


Details about the target configuration.

InstanceCount -> (integer)

The number of instances the Covertible Reserved Instance offering can be applied to. This parameter is reserved and cannot be specified in a request

OfferingId -> (string)

The Convertible Reserved Instance offering ID.

Shorthand Syntax:

InstanceCount=integer,OfferingId=string ...

JSON Syntax:

    "InstanceCount": integer,
    "OfferingId": "string"

--cli-input-json | --cli-input-yaml (string) Reads arguments from the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, those values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally. This may not be specified along with --cli-input-yaml.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. Similarly, if provided yaml-input it will print a sample input YAML that can be used with --cli-input-yaml. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

See ‘aws help’ for descriptions of global parameters.


To perform a Convertible Reserved Instance exchange

This example performs an exchange of the specified Convertible Reserved Instances.


aws ec2 accept-reserved-instances-exchange-quote --reserved-instance-ids 7b8750c3-397e-4da4-bbcb-a45ebexample --target-configurations OfferingId=b747b472-423c-48f3-8cee-679bcexample


  "ExchangeId": "riex-e68ed3c1-8bc8-4c17-af77-811afexample"


ExchangeId -> (string)

The ID of the successful exchange.