This topic describes how to change the billing method for your Alibaba Cloud Content Delivery Network (CDN) service to meet your business requirements.


  1. Log on to the CDN console.
  2. On the Overview page, click Change Billing Method.
    Billing method
    Note If you have purchased a data transfer plan, you must select the Pay by Traffic billing method.
  3. Select the desired billing method, select the Alibaba Cloud CDN Agreement of Service check box, and then click Activate.
    Change the billing method
    Note The system will change the billing method at 00:00 on the second calendar day after the end of the current billing cycle. The change process takes 1 to 10 minutes. You cannot submit another configuration change request for this CDN instance until the new billing method takes effect.