This topic describes how to delete a database from an ApsaraDB RDS for PostgreSQL instance.

Delete a database from an RDS instance equipped with standard or enhanced SSDs

  1. Visit the RDS instance list, select a region above, and click the target instance ID.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Databases.
  3. In the Actions column click Delete.
  4. In the message that appears, click OK.

Delete a database from an RDS instance equipped with local SSDs

  1. Connect to the RDS instance to which the database belongs. For more information, see Connect to an ApsaraDB RDS for PostgreSQL instance.
  2. Run the following statement to delete the database:
    drop database <database name>;