Modifying the description of an RDS instance

Last Updated: May 27, 2016


Modifies 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 details, refer to the Appendix.


  • 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. }
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