Copies a normal snapshot from one region to another.

Description

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

  • New snapshots (snapshot copies) cannot be used to roll back the disks for which source snapshots (copied snapshots) were created.
  • Encrypted snapshots cannot be copied.
  • Local snapshots cannot be copied.

Debugging

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 CopySnapshot

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

ResourceGroupId String No rg-bp67acfmxazb4p****

This parameter is unavailable.

Tag.N.Key String No TestKey

The key of tag N to add to the new snapshot. The tag key cannot be an empty string. It can be up to 128 characters in length and cannot start with acs: or aliyun. It cannot contain http:// or https://.

Tag.N.Value String No TestValue

The value of tag N to add to the new snapshot. The tag value can be an empty string. It can be up to 128 characters in length and cannot start with acs: or aliyun. It cannot contain http:// or https://.

RegionId String Yes cn-chengdu

The region ID of the source snapshot. You can call the DescribeRegions operation to query the most recent region list.

DestinationRegionId String Yes us-east-1

The region ID of the new snapshot.

SnapshotId String Yes s-bp67acfmxazb4p****

The ID of the source snapshot.

DestinationSnapshotName String Yes CopySnapshotDemo

The name of the new snapshot. The name must be 2 to 128 characters in length. It must start with a letter and cannot start http:// or https://. It can contain letters, digits, colons (:), underscores (_), and hyphens (-).

This parameter is empty by default.

DestinationSnapshotDescription String Yes CopySnapshotDemo

The description of the new snapshot. The description must be 2 to 256 characters in length and cannot start with http:// or https://.

This parameter is empty by default.

RetentionDays Integer No 60

The retention period of the new snapshot. Unit: days. The new snapshot is automatically released when its retention period ends. Valid values: 1 to 65536.

This parameter is empty by default, which indicates that the snapshot is not automatically released.

Encrypted Boolean No false

Specifies whether to encrypt the new snapshot. Valid values:

  • true: encrypts the new snapshot
  • false: does not encrypt the new snapshot.

Default value: false.

KMSKeyId String No 0e478b7a-4262-4802-b8cb-00d3fb40****

The ID of the Key Management Service (KMS) customer master key (CMK) in the destination region to use to encrypt the new snapshot.

Arn.N.RoleType String No null
Note This parameter is unavailable.
Arn.N.Rolearn String No null
Note This parameter is unavailable.
Arn.N.AssumeRoleFor Long No 0
Note This parameter is unavailable.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
SnapshotId String s-bp17441ohwka0yui****

The ID of the new snapshot.

RequestId String C8B26B44-0189-443E-9816-D951F596****

The ID of the request.

Examples

Sample requests

http(s)://ecs.aliyuncs.com/?Action=CopySnapshot
&ResourceGroupId=hide
&Tag=[{"Key":"TestKey","Value":"TestValue"}]
&RegionId=cn-chengdu
&DestinationRegionId=us-east-1
&SnapshotId=s-bp67acfmxazb4p****
&DestinationSnapshotName=CopySnapshotDemo
&DestinationSnapshotDescription=CopySnapshotDemo
&RetentionDays=60
&Common request parameters

Sample success responses

XML format

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type:application/xml

<CopySnapshotResponse>
    <RequestId>C8B26B44-0189-443E-9816-D951F596****</RequestId>
    <SnapshotId>s-bp17441ohwka0yui****</SnapshotId>
</CopySnapshotResponse>

JSON format

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type:application/json

{
  "RequestId" : "C8B26B44-0189-443E-9816-D951F596****",
  "SnapshotId" : "s-bp17441ohwka0yui****"
}

Error codes

HTTP status code Error code Error message Description
400 Duplicate.TagKey The Tag.N.Key contain duplicate key. The error message returned because the specified tag key already exists. Tag keys must be unique.
400 InvalidTagKey.Malformed The specified Tag.n.Key is not valid. The error message returned because the specified Tag.N.Key parameter is invalid.
400 InvalidTagValue.Malformed The specified Tag.n.Value is not valid. The error message returned because the specified Tag.N.Value parameter is invalid.
403 InvalidSnapshotId.NotFound The specified snapshot is not exists. The error message returned because the specified SnapshotId parameter does not exist.
403 InvalidUser.NotInWhiteList The user is not in the white list of copying snapshot. The error message returned because you are not authorized to perform this operation.
403 InvalidAccountStatus.NotEnoughBalance Your account does not have enough balance. The error message returned because your account balance is insufficient. Add funds to your account and try again.
403 InvalidAccountStatus.SnapshotServiceUnavailable Snapshot service has not been opened yet. The error message returned because the operation is not supported while the snapshot service is not activated.
403 InvalidSnapshotId.NotReady The specified snapshot has not completed yet. The error message returned because the specified snapshot is being created.
403 InvalidSnapshotName.Malformed The specified SnapshotName is wrongly formed. The error message returned because the specified DestinationSnapshotName parameter is invalid.
403 InvalidDescription.Malformed The specified description is wrongly formed. The error message returned because the specified DestinationSnapshotDescription parameter is invalid. The description must be 2 to 256 characters in length and cannot start with http:// or https://.
403 InvalidRetentionDays.Malformed The specified RetentionDays is not valid. The error message returned because the specified RetentionDays parameter is invalid.
403 InvalidRegion.NotSupport The specified region does not support byok. The error message returned because the Bring Your Own Key (BYOK) feature is not supported in the specified region.
403 InvalidParameter.KMSKeyId.NotFound The specified KMSKeyId does not exist. The error message returned because the specified KMSKeyId parameter does not exist.
403 InvalidParameter.KMSKeyId.CMKNotEnabled The CMK needs to be enabled. The error message returned because the CMK specified by the KMSKeyId parameter is not enabled. You can call the DescribeKey operation of KMS to query the information of the specified CMK.
403 InvalidParameter.KMSKeyId.KMSUnauthorized ECS service have no right to access your KMS. The error message returned because ECS is not authorized to access your KMS resources.

For a list of error codes, see Service error codes.