The automatic snapshots of cloud disks are not released along with the cloud by default. However, you can change the property so that automatic snapshots are released with the following:


To retain auto snapshots when releasing the disk, perform the following:

  1. Log on to the ECS console.
  2. Select a region.
  3. In the left-side navigation pane, click Storage > Cloud Disks .
  4. Select the disk that you want to configure and click Actions  > More > Modify Attributes.
  5. In the  Modify Disk Attributes dialog box, select Delete automatic snapshots when releasing disk, and then click OK.

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