Updated on 2023-02-06 GMT+08:00

Viewing Background Tasks

After you initiate certain instance operations such as modifying the capacity threshold policy, a background task will start for each operation. On the console, you can view the background task status and clear task information by deleting task records.


  1. Log in to the management console.
  2. Click in the upper left corner to select a region.

    Select the region where your Kafka instance is located.

  3. Click and choose Application > Distributed Message Service (for Kafka) to open the console of DMS for Kafka.
  4. Click a Kafka instance to go to the Basic Information tab page.
  5. Click the Background Tasks tab.

    A list of background tasks is displayed.

  6. In the upper right corner, click the time period next to the calendar icon, select the start time and end time, and click OK. Tasks started in the specified period are displayed.

    On the Background Tasks page, you can also perform the following operations:
    • Click to refresh the task status.
    • Click Delete. In the displayed Delete Task dialog box, click Yes to clear the task information.

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