tencent cloud



Last updated: 2023-08-18 14:28:07

1. API Description

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

This API is used to terminate an instance.

A maximum of 20 requests can be initiated per second for this API.

We recommend you to use API Explorer
Try it
API Explorer provides a range of capabilities, including online call, signature authentication, SDK code generation, and API quick search. It enables you to view the request, response, and auto-generated examples.

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: TerminateInstances.
Version Yes String Common Params. The value used for this API: 2019-07-19.
Region No String Common Params. This parameter is not required for this API.
InstanceIdSet.N Yes Array of String List of IDs of the instances to be terminated.
TerminateDelay No Boolean Whether to enable scheduled termination. Default value: no.
TerminateTime No String Scheduled termination time, such as 2019-08-05 12:01:30. If you don't enable scheduled termination, you can ignore this parameter.
AssociatedResourceDestroy No Boolean Whether to delete the bound ENI and EIP. Default value: true.
true: the ENI and EIP will also be deleted;
false: only the server will be terminated, while the ENI and EIP will be retained.

3. Output Parameters

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

4. Example

Example1 Terminating instance

This example shows you how to terminate an instance.

Input Example

&TerminateTime=2019-08-01 18:32:56
&<Common request parameters>

Output Example

    "Response": {
        "RequestId": "df348fj3-03g7-4ss0-y7sj-78e2322a3242"

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.InternalOperationFailure Internal error.
FailedOperation.OperationNotAllow The current operation is not allowed.
InvalidParameter.InvalidDataFormat The data format is incorrect.
InvalidParameterValue.InvalidInstanceID The instance ID is invalid.
InvalidParameterValue.InvalidTime The time is invalid.
InvalidParameterValue.ParameterValueTooLarge The parameter value exceeds the limit.
InvalidParameterValue.TerminateTimeSmaller The scheduled termination time is before the current time.
ResourceNotFound.InstanceNotExist The instance is invalid.
UnauthorizedOperation.ForbiddenOperation You don't have the permission to perform this operation.
Contact Us

Contact our sales team or business advisors to help your business.

Technical Support

Open a ticket if you're looking for further assistance. Our Ticket is 7x24 avaliable.

7x24 Phone Support