Disabling an account is a PERMANENT action. All billable items associated with the account must be settled prior to being disabled. Access to the control portal, all resources, network access and hardware will be permanently disabled and reclaimed.


Takes the original lockdown request ID, and an optional disable date. If no date is passed with the API call, the account will be disabled immediately. Otherwise, the account will be disabled on the date given. All hardware will be reclaimed and all accounts permanently disabled.


Name Type Description
disableDate string Optional time at which to disable the account. Must be in the future.
statusChangeReasonKeyName string Optional key name of the SoftLayer_Account_Status_Change_Reason

Required Headers

Optional Headers

  • None

Return Values

  • int
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