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{{{ "title": "Delegate Management of an existing Instance", "date": "1-10-2018", "author": "Ignacio Martin", "attachments": [], "contentIsHTML": false }}}

This service allows the user to delegate the management of an existing Instance to CenturyLink.

When to Use It

Use this API operation if you don't want CL to be able to manage your instance on your behalf.

NOTE: The following requirements need to be met in order to be able to make an instance managed:

  • Only "compute" instances (Linux and Windows) can be managed.
  • Terms and conditions need to be accepted. In order to do this, the following url param needs to be set to true:
  • The Instance needs to be in "Done" status.
  • The user making the request needs to have admin permissions on the instance.
  • The company owning the instance needs to support "Delegate Management".

Supported Operating Systems

  • Linux
  • Windows



[PUT] /services/instances/{instance_id}/make_managed_os




URI Parameters

Name Type Description Req.
InscanceId string Id of the Instance Yes
accept_terms boolean Indicates that the client accepts the terms and conditions Yes