Modifies the description of a database account.

Note This operation is not applicable to ApsaraDB for RDS instances that run SQL Server 2017 EE and PostgreSQL.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes ModifyAccountDescription

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

AccountDescription String Yes Test account A

The description of the account. It must be 2 to 256 characters in length, can contain letters, digits, underscores (_), and hyphens (-), and must start with a letter.

Note The description cannot start with http:// or https://.
AccountName String Yes test1

The name of the account.

DBInstanceId String Yes rm-uf6wjk5xxxxxxx

The ID of the instance.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String 17F57FEE-EA4F-4337-8D2E-9C23CAA63D74

The ID of the request.


Sample requests

http(s):// Action=ModifyAccountDescription
&AccountDescription=Test account A
&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format

      <RequestId> 17F57FEE-EA4F-4337-8D2E-9C23CAA63D74</RequestId>

JSON format

  "RequestId": " 17F57FEE-EA4F-4337-8D2E-9C23CAA63D74"

Error codes

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