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Elastic Compute Service:CancelCopyImage

Last Updated:Apr 11, 2024

Cancels an ongoing image copy task.

Operation description

When you call this operation, take note of the following items:

  • After you cancel an image copy task, the image copy created in the destination region is deleted, and the copied image remains unchanged.
  • If the image copy task is complete, the CancelCopyImage operation fails, and an error is returned.


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 region ID of the image copy. You can call the DescribeRegions operation to query the most recent region list.


The ID of the image that is being copied.


Response parameters


The request ID.



Sample success responses


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

Error codes

HTTP status codeError codeError messageDescription
400ImageCreatedNotFromCopyThe specified image is not the target image of a copy action.The specified image ID is not the ID of the image that is being copied.
400IncorrectImageStatusThe image is copied finished.The image copy task is completed.
400InvalidDescription.MalformedThe specified description is wrongly formed.The resource description is invalid. The description must be 2 to 256 characters in length and cannot start with http:// or https://.
400IncorrectImageStatusThe specified snapshot is not coping.The specified snapshot is not being copied.
400IncorrectImageStatusThe specified image is not coping.The specified image is not being copied.
400IncorrectImageStatusThe image has completed copy.-
400IncorrectImageStatusThe Image copy has been failed.The image cannot be copied.
400CancelNotSupportedThe specified image coping can not be cancelled.The copy task cannot be canceled.
404InvalidRegionId.NotFoundThe specified RegionId does not exist.The specified region ID does not exist.
404InvalidImageId.NotFoundThe specified ImageId does not exist.The specified image does not exist in this account. Check whether the image ID is correct.
500InternalErrorThe request processing has failed due to some unknown error.An internal error has occurred. Try again later.

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

Change history

Change timeSummary of changesOperation
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