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EC2 instance does not have any tags


Tags allow users to better organize resources and assist the collection of metrics. AWS provides a default 'Name' tag, and AWS users can create their own. Best practices recommend developing and following a structured schema to organize resources.


Perform the following to add tags:

  1. Login to the AWS Management Console.
  2. Click Services.
  3. Click EC2.
  4. Click Instances.
  5. Select the instance.
  6. Select the Tags tab.
  7. Click Manage tags.
  8. Click Add tag.
  9. Enter a key and value for the tag.
  10. Click Save.