Manually renews an ApsaraDB for RDS instance.

Before you call this operation, make sure that you fully understand the billing methods and pricing of ApsaraDB for RDS.

Before you call this operation, make sure that the following requirements are met:

  • You can only renew subscription instances.
  • You must confirm that your payment account has sufficient balance or credit.
    Note By default, coupons available under your account are preferentially used for payment.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes RenewInstance

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to RenewInstance.

DBInstanceId String Yes rm-uf6wjk5xxxxxxxxxx

The ID of the instance to be renewed.

Period Integer Yes 12

The renewal period of the subscription instance. Unit: months. Valid values:

  • 1-9
  • 12
  • 24
  • 36
  • 48
  • 60
ClientToken String No ETnLKlblzczshOTUbOCzxxxxxxxxxx

The client token that is used to ensure the idempotency of requests. You can use the client to generate the value, but you must ensure that it is unique among different requests. The token can only contain ASCII characters and cannot exceed 64 characters in length.

AutoPay String No True

Specifies whether payment is automatically made during the renewal. Valid values:

  • True: Automatic payment is enabled. Make sure that your account has adequate balance.
  • False: Automatic payment is disabled. You have to manually pay the order in the console. Log on to the console. In the upper-right corner, choose Billing Management > Billing Management. On the Billing Management page, click Bills. On the Unpaid tab, click Make Payment in the Actions column.

Default value: False.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
OrderId Long 201815745430941

The ID of the order.

RequestId String 1AD222E9-E606-4A42-BF6D-8A4442913CEF

The ID of the request.


Sample requests

http(s):// Action=RenewInstance
&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format


JSON format

    "OrderId": "20286717xxxxx",
    "RequestId": "E10319A3-B96A-46B0-81CE-D610DC891409"

Error codes

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