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ImportKeyPair

Last updated: 2022-09-26 17:00:16

1. API Description

Domain name for API request: lighthouse.tencentcloudapi.com.

This API is used to import the specified key pair.

A maximum of 10 requests can be initiated per second for this API.

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2. Input Parameters

The following request parameter list only provides API request parameters and some common parameters. For the complete common parameter list, see Common Request Parameters.

Parameter Name Required Type Description
Action Yes String Common Params. The value used for this API: ImportKeyPair.
Version Yes String Common Params. The value used for this API: 2020-03-24.
Region Yes String Common Params. For more information, please see the list of regions supported by the product.
KeyName Yes String Key pair name, which can contain up to 25 digits, letters, and underscores.
PublicKey Yes String Public key content of the key pair, which is in the OpenSSH RSA format.

3. Output Parameters

Parameter Name Type Description
KeyId String Key pair ID.
RequestId String The unique request ID, which is returned for each request. RequestId is required for locating a problem.

4. Example

Example1 Importing key pair

Input Example

https://lighthouse.tencentcloudapi.com/?Action=ImportKeyPair
&KeyName=test_import
&PublicKey=<public key content>
&<Common request parameters>

Output Example

{
    "Response": {
        "KeyId": "lhkp-2xsmy15f",
        "RequestId": "87e6cf6c-1734-497e-aed5-9e12afa7237a"
    }
}

5. Developer Resources

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TencentCloud API 3.0 integrates SDKs that support various programming languages to make it easier for you to call APIs.

Command Line Interface

6. Error Code

The following only lists the error codes related to the API business logic. For other error codes, see Common Error Codes.

Error Code Description
FailedOperation.CreateKeyPairFailed Failed to create the key pair.
FailedOperation.DeleteKeyPairFailed Failed to delete the key pair.
FailedOperation.ImportKeyPairFailed Failed to import the key pair.
InvalidParameterValue.DuplicateParameterValue The parameter KeyName already exists and is duplicate.
InvalidParameterValue.InvalidKeyPairNameEmpty Invalid parametric value.
InvalidParameterValue.InvalidKeyPairNameTooLong The parameter length is invalid.
InvalidParameterValue.KeyPairPublicKeyDuplicated The public key of this key pair already exists in the system and cannot be reused.
InvalidParameterValue.KeyPairPublicKeyMalformed The format of the specified public key is incorrect.
LimitExceeded.KeyPairLimitExceeded The key pair quota is exceeded.
UnauthorizedOperation.NoPermission No permission
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