Reboot EC2 Instance Actions
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Written by Matt Houser
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The Reboot EC2 Instance action can be used to reboot an EC2 instance at a specific time of day.

For example, an instance can be rebooted automatically at 8pm.


Please see Common Action Settings for a description of settings common to all action types.

Instance ID

Indicate the instance id of your EC2 instance. This value usually looks like "i-84a3dc7b". This instance must reside in the region specified.

Amazon Commands Used

The following Amazon AWS commands are used. The access key should have permission to execute all of them.

  • ec2:RebootInstances

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