AWS Elemental MediaConvert
User Guide

Pausing and Reactivating Queues in AWS Elemental MediaConvert

If you want to cancel a job, we recommend that you first pause the corresponding queue so that AWS Elemental MediaConvert doesn't start processing the job. After the status of a job changes from Submitted to Progressing, you can't cancel it.

The following procedure explains how to pause and reactivate a queue by using the console.

To pause or reactivate a queue

  1. Open the AWS Elemental MediaConvert console at

  2. In the navigation pane, choose Queues.

  3. Select the check box next to the queue that you want to pause or reactivate.

  4. Choose Pause or Activate as applicable.