This tab allows you to specify advanced options for your new instance.
You can override the kernel and RAM disk IDs, enable monitoring, and add additional storage,
You can override the kernel ID in the selected image with the
Kernel ID drop-down list box.
You can override the RAM disk ID in the selected image with the
RAM disk ID (RAMFS) drop-down list box.
Click the Enable monitoring check box to specify that
detailed CloudWatch metric gathering should be enabled for your new
For instances, click the Use private addressing only check box to
assign only private IP addresses from the range of IP addresses in your subnet to your new instance(s).
The Storage section will only display if you have an EBS-backed image. If
this is the case, you can configure additional storage for your
Select a volume type using the Volume
drop-down list box.
Type the desired mapping for the storage into the
Mapping text box (for example:
If you want to create the storage from an existing snapshot,
specify it in the Snapshot drop-down list
Type the size of the attached storage in gigabytes into the
Size (GB) text box.
The DELETE ON TERMINATE indicator shows that the attached storage
is to be automatically deleted by default when the instance is terminated. This option
Note: The DELETE ON TERMINATE indicator is not applicable
for launch configurations.
Click the Add device button to add this storage.
You can delete storage you've already added by clicking the minus
button (⊝) on the right side of the storage list item.