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Object Storage Service:Activate OSS

Last Updated:Aug 30, 2023

This topic describes how to activate Object Storage Service (OSS).


An Alibaba Cloud account is created. For more information, see Sign up to Alibaba Cloud.


  1. Log on to the Alibaba Cloud official website.
  2. Go to the OSS activation page.
  3. On the OSS activation page, follow the on-screen instructions to activate OSS.
    Important After OSS is activated, the default billing method is pay-as-you-go. If you want to reduce OSS fees, we recommend that you select OSS Resource Plan.

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