This topic describes how to disable a scheduled task. You can disable a scheduled task if you do not want to use it to trigger a scaling activity.


The scheduled task is in the Running state.


  1. Log on to the Auto Scaling console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Scaling Tasks > Scheduled Tasks.
  3. In the top navigation bar, select a region.
  4. Find the target scheduled task and click Disable in the Actions column.
  5. Click OK.