You can query bills of Alibaba Cloud Content Delivery Network (CDN) by day or month based on your business requirements. Bills of Alibaba Cloud CDN provide billing details about data transfer (pay-by-data-transfer), bandwidth resources (pay-by-bandwidth), value-added services, and log entries delivered to the specified location by the real-time log delivery feature. You can query bills to learn about the billing details and make informed business decisions. This topic describes how to query bills.

Background information

When you query bills, take note of the following rules:
  • Query bills by day

    You can query bills of the current day or a specified day within the last 355 days. For example, the billing cycle can be from 00:00:00 (UTC+8) on July 8, 2019 to 23:59:59 (UTC+8) on July 8, 2019.

  • Query bills by month

    You can query bills of the current month or a specified month within the last 11 months. For example, the billing cycle can be from 00:00:00 (UTC+8) on June 1, 2019 to 23:59:59 (UTC+8) on June 30, 2019.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the Alibaba Cloud CDN console.
  2. In the top navigation bar, choose Expenses > Bills.
  3. Query bills
    1. Click the Bills tab. Set Billing Cycle, enter an order or bill number in the Order/Bill No. field, and then click Search. The system displays all bills that match the specified search conditions. You can select Alibaba Cloud CDN from the Product Name drop-down list to filter bills. You can also set Subscript Type and Item to filter bills.
    2. Click the Details tab. Set Billing Cycle, enter an instance name or an instance ID in the Instance Name or Instance ID field, and then click Search. The system displays all bills that match the specified search conditions. You can set Statistic Item and Statistic Period to filter bills. You can select Alibaba Cloud CDN from the Product drop-down list to filter bills. You can also set Instance and Billing Method to filter bills.
  4. Customize the column filter and export billing details into a comma-separated values (CSV) file.
    1. To customize the column filter, click Customize Column Options, select the columns that you want to display, and then click OK.
    1. To export billing details into a CSV file, click Export Billing Overview (CSV), select the content that you want to export, enter the CAPTCHA code, and then click OK.