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Last updated: 2023-05-22 15:38:43

1. API Description

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

This API is used to create a system disk snapshot of the specified instance.

A maximum of 20 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: CreateInstanceSnapshot.
Version Yes String Common Params. The value used for this API: 2020-03-24.
Region No String Common Params. This parameter is not required for this API.
InstanceId Yes String ID of the instance for which to create a snapshot.
SnapshotName No String Snapshot name, which can contain up to 60 characters.

3. Output Parameters

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

4. Example

Example1 Creating instance snapshot

Input Example

&<Common request parameters>

Output Example

    "Response": {
        "SnapshotId": "lhsnap-nv6aqcv6",
        "RequestId": "0580622c-03ef-4ae0-8192-016783412094"

5. Developer Resources


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.DescribeInstanceStatus An error occurred when querying the instance status.
InternalError.DescribeInstanceStatus Failed to query the instance status. Please try again later.
InternalError.GetSnapshotAllocQuotaLockError Failed to get the snapshot quota lock.
InvalidParameterValue.InstanceIdMalformed Invalid parameter value: the instance ID format is invalid.
InvalidParameterValue.SnapshotNameTooLong Invalid parametric value: the length of the snapshot name exceeds the upper limit.
LimitExceeded.SnapshotQuotaLimitExceeded The snapshot quota is exceeded.
OperationDenied.OperationDeniedCreateSnapshotForStorageBundle Instances using storage packages do not support snapshot creation.
ResourceNotFound.BlueprintIdNotFound The image ID does not exist.
ResourceNotFound.DiskNotFound The disk does not exist.
ResourceNotFound.InstanceIdNotFound The instance ID does not exist.
UnauthorizedOperation.NoPermission No permission
UnsupportedOperation.DiskBusy The disk is busy.
UnsupportedOperation.DiskLatestOperationUnfinished Unsupported operation: the last operation of the disk has not been completed.
UnsupportedOperation.InvalidInstanceState Unsupported operation: the instance status is invalid.
UnsupportedOperation.LatestOperationUnfinished Unsupported operation: the last operation of the instance has not been completed.
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