You can call this operation to disable a scaling group.


When you disable a scaling group, take note of the following items:

  • If scaling activities are being executed in the specified scaling group when you call this operation, these activities will continue until they are complete. However, scaling activities that are triggered after this operation is called will be rejected.
  • This operation can be called only when the scaling group is in the Active state.


OpenAPI Explorer automatically calculates the signature value. For your convenience, we recommend that you call this operation in OpenAPI Explorer. OpenAPI Explorer dynamically generates the sample code of the operation for different SDKs.

Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes DisableScalingGroup

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

ScalingGroupId String Yes asg-bp18p2yfxow2dloq****

The ID of the scaling group.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String 473469C7-AA6F-4DC5-B3DB-A3DC0DE3C83E

The ID of the request.


Sample requests
&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format


JSON format

    "RequestId": "473469C7-AA6F-4DC5-B3DB-A3DC0DE3C83E"

Error codes

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

HTTP status code

Error code

Error message




The specified scaling group does not exist.

The error message returned because the specified scaling group does not exist in the current account.