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Releasing a Virtual IP Address


If you no longer need the virtual IP address or reserved virtual IP address, you can release it to avoid wasting resources.

A virtual IP address that has been bound to an ECS cannot be released.


  1. Log in to the management console.
  2. Click in the upper left corner and select the desired region and project.
  3. On the console homepage, under Network, click Virtual Private Cloud.
  4. In the navigation pane on the left, click Virtual Private Cloud.
  5. On the Virtual Private Cloud page, locate the VPC containing the subnet from which a virtual IP address is to be released, and click the VPC name.
  6. On the Subnets tab, click the name of the subnet from which a virtual IP address is to be released.
  7. Click the Virtual IP Addresses tab, locate the row that contains the virtual IP address to be released, click More in the Operation column, and select Release.
  8. Click Yes in the displayed dialog box.