You can restart your instances in the console.

  • Only instances in the Running status can be restarted.
  • Restarting an instance may disrupt your business traffic. Proceed with caution.


  1. Log on to the ECS console.
  2. Click Instances from the left-side navigation pane.
  3. Select a region.
  4. Select an instance. You can select multiple instances in the Running status.
  5. Click Restart.
  6. In the displayed dialog box, click Restart, and then click OK.