If you need to troubleshoot any problems related to configurations or Web applications (for example, shutdown to reset a password and upgrade services), and you want to modify the applications without triggering the auto scaling process, you can disable the scaling group and recover it after troubleshooting.
After a scaling group is disabled, the automatically triggered activities will not proceed.
Automatically triggered activities include:
Scaling group restrictions include:
If you have finished troubleshooting, you can recover the auto scaling configuration.