If you no longer need a resource directory, you can disable it. This operation cannot be undone. Therefore, proceed with caution.

Prerequisites

The resource directory you want to disable does not contain the following items:

  • Members
  • Folders except the Root folder

Procedure

  1. Log on to the Resource Management console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Resource Directory > Configure.
  3. In the Disable Resource Directory section, click Disable Resource Directory.

Result

After a resource directory is disabled, the following events occur:

  • The organizational structure and policies created in this resource directory are destroyed.
  • Services that depend on the organizational structure may be unavailable.
  • The management account becomes an independent Alibaba Cloud account. You can use this account to create another resource directory.