After you authorize Cloud Config to access your resources, you can view the resources that reside in different regions within your account in the Cloud Config console. You can also search for a resource and view the details of the resource.

Background information

Cloud Config supports only specific Alibaba Cloud services. Therefore, the resource list displays only part of your resources. Cloud Config will support more Alibaba Cloud services and display more resources in the resource list soon. For more information about the services and resource types that Cloud Config supports, see Alibaba Cloud services that are supported by Cloud Config.

Use an ordinary account

If you use an ordinary account, you can view only the resources within your account.

  1. Log on to the Cloud Config console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Resources > Global Resources.
  3. On the Global Resources page, view all resources that Cloud Config supports within your account.
    Parameter Description
    Resource ID / Resource Name The unique ID and name of the resource.
    Resource Type The type of the resource. A resource type is a category of resources, such as Elastic Compute Service (ECS) instance or Object Storage Service (OSS) bucket.
    Tags The tags that you bind to the resource for management. If you do not bind a tag to the resource, no tag is displayed in this column.
    Region The region in which the resource resides, such as China (Hangzhou).
    Created At The time when the resource was created.
    Resource Status The status of the resource. Valid values:
    • Active

      If the resource is available, Active is displayed in the Resource Status column. By default, the resource list displays the resources that are in the Active state.

    • Deleted

      If the resource is deleted, Deleted is displayed in the Resource Status column. You can set filter conditions to view the resources that are in the Deleted state.

    Actions The operations that you can perform on the resource.

    Find the resource on which you want to perform operations and click Manage in the Actions column. On the page that appears for you to manage the resource in the console of the corresponding Alibaba Cloud service, you can perform the required operations on the resource.

    Note This parameter is displayed only if the value in the Resource Status column is Active.

Use a management account

If you use a management account, you can view the resources within your account and those within all member accounts in a specified account group.

  1. Log on to the Cloud Config console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Resources > Global Resources.
  3. On the Global Resources page, click the required account group tab.
  4. On the account group tab, view the resources of all member accounts in the account group.
    Parameter Description
    Resource ID / Resource Name The unique ID and name of the resource.
    Owner The ID of the account to which the resource belongs.
    Resource Type The type of the resource. A resource type is a category of resources, such as ECS instance or OSS bucket.
    Tags The tags that you bind to the resource for management. If you do not bind a tag to the resource, no tag is displayed in this column.
    Region The region in which the resource resides, such as China (Hangzhou).
    Created At The time when the resource was created.
    Resource Status The status of the resource. Valid values:
    • Active

      If the resource is available, Active is displayed in the Resource Status column. By default, the resource list displays the resources that are in the Active state.

    • Deleted

      If the resource is deleted, Deleted is displayed in the Resource Status column. You can set filter conditions to view the resources that are in the Deleted state.

    Actions The operations that you can perform on the resource.

    Find the resource on which you want to perform operations and click Manage in the Actions column. On the page that appears for you to manage the resource in the console of the corresponding Alibaba Cloud service, you can perform the required operations on the resource.

    Note This parameter is displayed only if the value in the Resource Status column is Active.