You can use DMS to log on to an ApsaraDB for RDS instance.


You can only use an internal endpoint to log on to DMS.


  1. Log on to the ApsaraDB for RDS console.
  2. In the upper-left corner of the page, select the region where the target instance is located.Select a region
  3. Find the instance and click the instance ID.
  4. Click Log On to DB in the upper-right corner of the page, as shown in the following figure, to go to the Quick Logon page of the DMS console.
  5. On the Quick Logon page, set the following parameters:
    • The endpoint and port number of the instance in the <Internal endpoint>:<Internal port number> format. Example: For more information about how to view the internal endpoint and port number of an instance, see View the internal and public endpoints and ports of an RDS for SQL Server instance.
    • The account used to connect to the instance.
    • The password used to connect to the instance.
  6. Click Log On.
    Note If you want the web browser to remember the password, select Remember Password and click Log On.
  7. If the system prompts you to add the CIDR block of the DMS server to the ApsaraDB for RDS whitelist, click Specify for All Instances or Specify for Current Instance.
  8. Click Log On.