Creates an application.

Note For more information, see Overview. You can create a maximum of 10 applications within an Alibaba Cloud account.

Debugging

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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes CreateAppInfo

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to CreateAppInfo.

AppName String No test

The name of the application, which must be unique.

  • The name can contain up to 128 characters in length.
  • The name can contain only UTF-8 characters.
Description String No myfirstapp

The description of the application.

  • The description can contain up to 512 characters in length.
  • The description can contain only UTF-8 characters.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
AppId String app-****

The ID of the application.

RequestId String 25818875-5F78-4A13-****-D7393642CA58

The ID of the request.

Examples

Sample requests

https://vod.aliyuncs.com/?Action=CreateAppInfo
&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format

<CreateAppInfoResponse>
      <RequestId>25818875-5F78-4A13-****-D7393642CA58</RequestId>
      <AppId>app-****</AppId>
</CreateAppInfoResponse>

JSON format

{
    "RequestId": "25818875-5F78-4A13-****-D7393642CA58",
    "AppId": "app-****"
}

Error codes

For a list of error codes, visit the API Error Center.

Common errors

The following table describes the common errors that this operation can return.

Error code

Error message

HTTP status code

Description

OperationDenied.NotOpenAppService

The app service is not open.

403

The error message returned because the multi-application service has not been activated.

Forbidden.OperateApp

User not authorized to operate app.

403

The error message returned because you are not authorized to manage the application.

AlreadyExist.AppName

The specified AppName has already exist.

409

The error message returned because the name of the application already exists.

LimitExceeded.AppCount

App Count has exceeded 10.

400

The error message returned because the number of applications that can be created exceeds the upper limit.