This topic describes how to manually release pay-as-you-go AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL instances based on your business requirements.


  • You cannot manually release subscription instances. Subscription instances are automatically released when they expire.
  • You can manually release pay-as-you-go instances only when they are in the Running state.


  1. Log on to the AnalyticDB for PostgreSQL console.
  2. In the upper-left corner of the console, select the region where the instance resides.
  3. Find the instance that you want to manage and click its ID.
  4. On the Basic Information page of the instance, click Release in the Status section.
  5. In the Release Instance message, click OK.
    Warning After an instance is released, it cannot be restored. Proceed with caution.

Related operations

API Description
DeleteDBInstance Releases an instance.