StopGameSessionPlacement - Amazon GameLift


Cancels a game session placement that is in PENDING status. To stop a placement, provide the placement ID values. If successful, the placement is moved to CANCELLED status.

Request Syntax

{ "PlacementId": "string" }

Request Parameters

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

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


In the following list, the required parameters are described first.


A unique identifier for a game session placement to stop.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 48.

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

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "GameSessionPlacement": { "DnsName": "string", "EndTime": number, "GameProperties": [ { "Key": "string", "Value": "string" } ], "GameSessionArn": "string", "GameSessionData": "string", "GameSessionId": "string", "GameSessionName": "string", "GameSessionQueueName": "string", "GameSessionRegion": "string", "IpAddress": "string", "MatchmakerData": "string", "MaximumPlayerSessionCount": number, "PlacedPlayerSessions": [ { "PlayerId": "string", "PlayerSessionId": "string" } ], "PlacementId": "string", "PlayerLatencies": [ { "LatencyInMilliseconds": number, "PlayerId": "string", "RegionIdentifier": "string" } ], "Port": number, "StartTime": number, "Status": "string" } }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


Object that describes the canceled game session placement, with CANCELLED status and an end time stamp.

Type: GameSessionPlacement object


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


The service encountered an unrecoverable internal failure while processing the request. Clients can retry such requests immediately or after a waiting period.

HTTP Status Code: 500


One or more parameter values in the request are invalid. Correct the invalid parameter values before retrying.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The requested resources was not found. The resource was either not created yet or deleted.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The client failed authentication. Clients should not retry such requests.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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