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. Log on to the ApsaraDB for RDS console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Instances. In the top navigation bar, select the region where the target RDS instance resides.
    Select a region
  3. Find the target instance and click the instance ID.
  4. In the left-side navigation pane, click Databases.
  5. Find the database and in the Actions column click Delete.
  6. 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>;