This topic describes how to release pay-as-you-go instances in the Data Transmission Service (DTS) console.


  • The billing method of the instances that you want to release must be pay-as-you-go.
    Note You cannot manually release a subscription instance. If you do not renew a subscription instance after it expires, the instance will be automatically released seven days later.
  • After an instance is released, its data cannot be recovered.

Release pay-as-you-go DTS instances

  1. Log on to the DTS console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Data Migration, Data Synchronization, or Change Tracking.
  3. At the top of the page, select the region where your instances reside.
    Select a region
  4. Release one or more DTS instances.
    • To release a single DTS instance, find the instance and choose More > Delete Task.
    • To release multiple DTS instances at a time, select the instances and click Delete Task. Release DTS instances
  5. In the message that appears, click OK.