What does it mean to complete commands

The AWS CLI prompts you for commands

Documentation panel

Provides help documentation for the current command. To open the documentation, pressF3-Key

Completion of commands

Suggestions commands to use. To see a list, enter the command partially. The following example searches for a service starting with the letter from.

Parameter completion

After a command has been entered, the automatic prompt begins to suggest parameters. The descriptions for the parameters include the value type and a description of what the parameter is. Required parameters are listed first and labeled as necessary. The following example shows the automatic prompt for.

Completion of the resource

The auto prompt makes AWS API calls using the available AWS resource properties to suggest resource values.This enables an automated prompt to suggest possible resources that you own when you enter parameters. In the following example, the automatic prompt lists your table names when you open the field for the parameter command.

Completion of the shorthand

For parameters that use shorthand syntax, the automatic prompt suggests values ​​to use. In the following example, the auto-prompt lists the shorthand syntax values ​​for the Der parameter in the command.

File completion

When filling out parameters in AWS commands, autocompletion suggests local filenames after the prefix or. In the following example, the automatic prompt suggests local files after you use the infor the region command.

Completion of the region

When using the global parameter, the automatic prompt will display possible ranges from which to choose. In the following example, the automatic prompt suggests regions in alphabetical order after for the region command.

Completion of the profile

If you use the global parameter, your profiles will be listed with the automatic prompt. In the example below, the automatic prompt suggests your profiles after you enter the region command.

Fuzzy search

Complete commands and values ​​that contain a specific set of characters. In the following example, the automatic prompt suggests regions that you should type in for the Region command.

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To view and execute previously used commands in automatic prompt mode, pressCTRL + Rout. History lists the previous commands that you can select using the arrow keys. The following example shows the history of the automatic prompt mode.