StopStackSetOperation - Amazon CloudFormation
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Stops an in-progress operation on a stack set and its associated stack instances. StackSets will cancel all the unstarted stack instance deployments and wait for those are in-progress to complete.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.


[Service-managed permissions] Specifies whether you are acting as an account administrator in the organization's management account or as a delegated administrator in a member account.

By default, SELF is specified. Use SELF for stack sets with self-managed permissions.

  • If you are signed in to the management account, specify SELF.

  • If you are signed in to a delegated administrator account, specify DELEGATED_ADMIN.

    Your Amazon Web Services account must be registered as a delegated administrator in the management account. For more information, see Register a delegated administrator in the Amazon CloudFormation User Guide.

Type: String


Required: No


The ID of the stack operation.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9][-a-zA-Z0-9]*

Required: Yes


The name or unique ID of the stack set that you want to stop the operation for.

Type: String

Required: Yes


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


The specified operation isn't valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified ID refers to an operation that doesn't exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The specified stack set doesn't exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404



This example illustrates one usage of StopStackSetOperation.

Sample Request ?Action=StopStackSetOperation &Version=2010-05-15 &StackSetName=stack-set-example &OperationId=61806005-bde9-46f1-949d-6791example &X-Amz-Algorithm=AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 &X-Amz-Credential=[Access key ID and scope] &X-Amz-Date=20170810T233349Z &X-Amz-SignedHeaders=content-type;host &X-Amz-Signature=[Signature]

Sample Response

<StopStackSetOperationResponse xmlns=""> <StopStackSetOperationResult/> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>dded5cd7-8140-11e7-bc66-f9191example</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </StopStackSetOperationResponse>

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific Amazon SDKs, see the following: