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Application aware warning

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Hi, I'm trying to get VSS application aware snapshots working, and I'm getting the following error, any ideas?

26/02/2021 00:00:46 :: Failed to create VSS snapshot for instance xxxxxxxxxxx: Could not access the AWS API, therefore, VolumeId is not available.
Verify that your instance role has Describe-Instances permission.

VSS integrations are installed on the instance, and we haven't really changed any permissions from the defaults in the cloud formation template.

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Re: Application aware warning

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Hi Lando, it looks like you are missing a permission on the instance role as it states. Can you verify the role you are using has Describe-Instances attached to it?

Also, make sure you apply the correct policy (AmazonSSMManagedInstanceCore) to the used IAM role. For more information, please refer to the AWS documentation.
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