You can restart your instances through the ECS console.

  • Only instances in the Running status can be restarted.
  • Restarting an instance may disrupt services. Exercise caution when performing this action.


  1. Log on to the ECS console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Instances.
  3. Select the target region.
  4. Select one or multiple instances as needed. All selected instances must be in the Running status.
  5. Click Restart, and then click OK.