Amazon EC2

Amazon EC2 Help & Support

What Amazon EC2 Triggers and Actions are Supported?

Supported Triggers#

  • New Instance - Triggers when a new instance is created.
  • New Scheduled Event - Triggers when a new event is scheduled for one of your instances.

Supported Actions#

  • Start/Stop Instance - Starts or stops an existing instance.

Supported Searches#

  • Find Instance - Find an existing EC2 instance.

How to Get Started With Amazon EC2

You'll need to create an IAM user which has limited permissions, for Zapier to use.

Create Security Credentials by Adding a New Zapier User to IAM#

To add an EC2 account to Zapier, you should follow these instructions. They will walk you through setting up a user in IAM and adding that account to Zapier. Remember that you want to select EC2 instead of SES where applicable.

Common Problems with Amazon EC2

We don't have any common problems documented yet, but feel free to contact us so we can help you personally!

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Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud (Amazon EC2) is a web service that provides resizable compute capacity in the cloud. It is designed to make web-scale cloud computing easier for developers.

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