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  6. Viewing ECS Creation Statuses

Viewing ECS Creation Statuses


After clicking Submit to apply for creating an ECS, you can view the task status in the Task Status area. A task involves several sub-tasks, such as creating ECS resources, binding an EIP, and attaching an EVS disk.

Creating: A task is being processed.

This section describes how to view an ECS creation status and the information displayed in the Task Status area.


  1. Log in to the management console.
  2. Click in the upper left corner and select the desired region and project.
  3. Under Computing, click Elastic Cloud Server.
  4. After creating an ECS, view the creation status in the Task Status area on the right side of common operations, such as Start, Stop, Restart, and Delete.
    Figure 1 ECS creation status
  5. Click the number displayed in the Task Status area and view details about the tasks.

    If you find that the Task Status area shows an ECS creation failure but the ECS list displays the created ECS, see section Why Does the Task Status Area Show an ECS Creation Failure But the ECS List Displays the Created ECS?