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Auto Scaling:ChangeResourceGroup

Last Updated:Jun 06, 2024

Changes a resource group. Resource groups are a means to categorize and manage cloud resources, such as scaling groups, based on specific objectives, permissions, or ownership. In large, multifaceted organizations that manage numerous projects and users, this feature adopts a tiered management approach, simplifying management tasks and improving the effectiveness and oversight of resource allocation. You can call the ChangeResourceGroup operation to move your scaling groups from one resource group to another resource group, which facilitates streamlined monitoring and management within the context of the new group. This operation eliminates the need for repetitive and time-consuming cross-service resource queries, thereby enhancing operational efficiency.

Operation description

  • A resource is an entity of cloud services that you create on Alibaba Cloud. For example, a scaling group is a resource.
  • A resource group serves as a powerful organizational tool within your Alibaba Cloud account, enabling you to manage and monitor multiple resources collectively. It effectively addresses complexities surrounding resource categorization and permission control under a single Alibaba Cloud account, thereby enhancing management efficiency and control. For more information, see What is resource management?


OpenAPI Explorer automatically calculates the signature value. For your convenience, we recommend that you call this operation in OpenAPI Explorer.

Authorization information

There is currently no authorization information disclosed in the API.

Request parameters


The resource type. Set the value to scalinggroup.


The ID of the scaling group that you want to move from the current resource group to another resource group.


The ID of the resource group to which you want to move the scaling group.


Response parameters

The current API has no return parameters


Sample success responses


  "RequestId": "6EF9BFEE-FE07-4627-B8FB-14326FB9****"

Error codes

For a list of error codes, visit the Service error codes.

Change history

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