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ApsaraDB for MongoDB:DeleteDBInstance

Last Updated:Nov 06, 2023

Releases an ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance.

Operation Description

Before you call this operation, make sure that the instance meets the following requirements:

  • The instance is in the running state.
  • A pay-as-you-go instance is used.
Note After you release an ApsaraDB for MongoDB instance, data in the instance can no longer be recovered. Proceed with caution.


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Authorization information

The following table shows the authorization information corresponding to the API. The authorization information can be used in the Action policy element to grant a RAM user or RAM role the permissions to call this API operation. Description:

  • Operation: the value that you can use in the Action element to specify the operation on a resource.
  • Access level: the access level of each operation. The levels are read, write, and list.
  • Resource type: the type of the resource on which you can authorize the RAM user or the RAM role to perform the operation. Take note of the following items:
    • The required resource types are displayed in bold characters.
    • If the permissions cannot be granted at the resource level, All Resources is used in the Resource type column of the operation.
  • Condition Key: the condition key that is defined by the cloud service.
  • Associated operation: other operations that the RAM user or the RAM role must have permissions to perform to complete the operation. To complete the operation, the RAM user or the RAM role must have the permissions to perform the associated operations.
OperationAccess levelResource typeCondition keyAssociated operation
  • DBInstance

Request parameters


The ID of the instance.


The client token that is used to ensure the idempotence of the request. 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.


Response parameters


The ID of the request.



Sample success responses


  "RequestId": "72651AF9-7897-41A7-8B67-6C15C7F26A0A"

Error codes

HTTP status codeError codeError messageDescription
400ChargeTypeViolationThe operation is not permitted due to charge type of the instance. -
403InstanceReleaseProtectionThe operation is not permitted due to instance release protection.The operation cannot be performed because release protection is enabled for the instance. To release the instance, disable release protection for the instance first.

For a list of error codes, visit the Service error codes.