Background information

To meet your growing business demands of having more ECS instances of the same configurations, use the Buy Same Type feature.


  1. Log on to the ECS console.
  2. Select a region.
  3. In the left-side navigation pane, click Instances.
  4. Find your ECS instance, and in the Actions column, select More > Buy Same Type.
  5. On the Buy Same Type page, confirm the selected configurations in the Overview section. If you want to change other configurations, select View More to change the billing method, security group, network billing method, bandwidth, logon credential, or instance name.
  6. To purchase a Subscription ECS instance, you can change the Purchase Time.
  7. Set the Amount.
  8. Read and confirm the ECS Service Terms and Product Terms of Service.
  9. To purchase a Subscription instance, click Create Order. To purchase a Pay-As-You-Go instance, click Activate.