Viewing Background Tasks

After you initiate certain instance operations such as modifying instance specifications and changing or resetting a password, a background task will start for the operation. On the DCS console, you can view the background task status and clear task information by deleting task records.


  1. Log in to the DCS console.

  2. Click image1 in the upper left corner and select a region and a project.

  3. In the navigation pane, choose Cache Manager.

  4. Click the name of the DCS instance whose background task you want to manage.

  5. Click the Background Tasks tab.

    A list of background tasks is displayed.

  6. Click image2, specify Start Date and End Date, and click OK to view tasks started in the corresponding time segment.

    • Click image3 to refresh the task status.

    • To clear the record of a background task, click Delete in the Operation column.


      You can only delete the records of tasks in the Successful or Failed state.