TerminateInstances

Last updated: 2018-10-12 16:02:26

1. API Description

Domain name for API request: cvm.tencentcloudapi.com

This API (TerminateInstances) is used to return instances.

  • The instances that are no longer used can be returned via this API.
  • Postpaid instances can be directly returned via this API; the prepaid instances that meet the rules for returning instances can also be returned via this API.
  • Batch operations are supported. The maximum number of instances in a batch for each request is 100.

A maximum of 10 requests can be initiated per second for this API.

Note: This API supports Finance regions. If the common parameter Region is a Finance region, a domain name with the Finance region needs to be specified, for example: cvm.ap-shanghai-fsi.tencentcloudapi.com

2. Input Parameters

The following request parameter list only provides API request parameters and some common parameters. For the complete common parameter list, see Common Request Parameters.

Parameter Name Required Type Description
Action Yes String Common parameter. The value used for this API: TerminateInstances
Version Yes String Common parameter. The value used for this API: 2017-03-12
Region Yes String Common parameter. For more information, please see the list of regions supported by the product.
InstanceIds.N Yes Array of String ID(s) of one or more instances you are working with. You can obtain the parameter value from the InstanceId field value in the returned result of API DescribeInstances. A maximum of 100 instances are allowed in a batch for each request.

3. Output Parameters

Parameter Name Type Description
RequestId String The unique request ID, which is returned for each request. RequestId is required for locating a problem.

4. Error Codes

The following only lists the error codes related to the API business logic. For other error codes, see Common Error Codes.

Error Code Description
InternalServerError Internal error.
InvalidInstance.NotSupported Unsupported instance.
InvalidInstanceId.Malformed Invalid instance ID. Specified instance ID is not in a correct format. For example, ins-1122 has an invalid instance ID length.
InvalidInstanceNotSupportedPrepaidInstance The prepaid instance is not supported by the rules for returning instances.
InvalidParameterValue Invalid parameter value. The parameter value is in an incorrect format or is not supported.
InvalidParameterValue.LimitExceeded Number of parameter values exceeds the limit.
MissingParameter Parameter is missing. A required parameter is missing in the request.

5. Example

Example 1 Terminate the instance with the specified ID

Input example

https://cvm.tencentcloudapi.com/?Action=TerminateInstances
&InstanceIds.0=ins-r8hr2upy
&InstanceIds.1=ins-5d8a23rs
&<Common request parameters>

Output example

{
  "Response": {
    "RequestId": "6ef60bec-0242-43af-bb20-270359fb54a7"
  }
}