AWS is a cloud computing platform that offers on–demand compute resources, storage, and services. AWS is a pay–as–you–go service that charges for resources used, making it an affordable option for businesses of all sizes.
If you no longer use Amazon Web Services and want to close your account, you can delete it. Deleting your account will permanently remove all your data and settings from AWS. Before you delete your account, you should cancel any active AWS services and delete any resources that you created.
However, we cannot know the exact reason why you want to delete your Aws account. You may no longer wish to use it for any reason. You will learn how to delete a Aws account in the following article.
How to Delete an Aws Account?
If you no longer need your AWS account, you can delete it using the following steps. Please note that this action cannot be undone.
Step 1: Open the AWS Management Console and go to the IAM service.
Step 2: In the left-hand menu, select Users.
Step 3: Select the user you want to delete and click the Delete User button at the top of the page.
Step 4: In the confirmation window that appears, click the Delete User button again.
Your AWS account has now been deleted.
Frequently Asked Questions
1. What happens to my AWS resources when I delete my account?
All of your AWS resources will be deleted along with your account. This includes any Amazon EC2 instances, Amazon S3 buckets, and so on.
2. Can I undelete my AWS account?
No, once you delete your account it cannot be undone.
3. How do I delete my AWS account if I no longer have access to it?
If you no longer have access to your AWS account, you will need to contact AWS support to have them delete it for you.
4. What happens to my data when I delete my AWS account?
All data associated with your AWS account will be permanently deleted and cannot be recovered.
5. Are there any charges for deleting my AWS account?
No, there are no charges for deleting your AWS account.
If you are certain you no longer need your AWS account, follow the steps above to delete it. Please note that this action cannot be undone and all of your data will be permanently deleted.
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