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Modify the description of an RDS instance

Last Updated: Dec 06, 2017


Modify the description of an instance for easy recording. For example, you can change the description of an instance to “Alibaba Cloud Testing Environment Instance”.

Request parameters

Name Type Required? Description
Action String Yes Required parameter. Value: ModifyDBInstanceDescription.
DBInstanceId String Yes Instance ID.
DBInstanceDescription String Yes Instance description.

Return parameters

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


  • Request example

    2. &DBInstanceId=rdsaiiabnaiiabn
    3. &DBInstanceDescription=testwangyichengdescribe
    4. &<Public Request Parameters>
  • Return example

    XML format:

    1. < ModifyDBInstanceDescriptionResponse>
    2. <RequestId>17F57FEE-EA4F-4337-8D2E-9C23CAA63D74</RequestId>
    3. </ModifyDBInstanceDescriptionResponse>

    JSON format:

    1. {
    2. "RequestId": " 17F57FEE-EA4F-4337-8D2E-9C23CAA63D74"
    3. }