Last Updated: Apr 11, 2018


Release an RDS instance.

The following conditions must be met, otherwise the call will fail:

  • The instance is running.

  • The instance is not manually locked.

  • The instance is a master instance (Pay-As-You-Go type), read-only instance, disaster recovery instance, or temporary instance.

Request parameters

Name Type Required? Description
Action String Yes Required parameter. Value: DeleteDBInstance.
DBInstanceId String Yes Instance ID.

Return parameters

Name Type Description
<Public Return Parameters> - For more information, see Public parameters.


  • Request example
  2. &DBInstanceId=rdsaiiabnaiiabn
  3. &<[Public Request Parameters]>
  • Return example

XML format:

  1. <DeleteDBInstanceResponse>
  2. <RequestId>65BDA532-28AF-4122-AA39-B382721EEE64</RequestId>
  3. </DeleteDBInstanceResponse>

JSON format:

  1. {
  2. "RequestId": " 65BDA532-28AF-4122-AA39-B382721EEE64"
  3. }
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