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User Guide (API Version 2013-02-18)

Shut Down a Stack

If you no longer need a stack, you can shut it down.

To shut down a stack

  1. On the AWS OpsWorks Stacks dashboard, click the stack that you want to shut down.

  2. In the navigation pane, click Instances.

  3. On the Instances page, click Stop all Instances.

  4. After the instances have stopped, for each instance in the layer, click delete in the Actions column. When prompted to confirm, click Yes, Delete.

  5. When all the instances are deleted, in the navigation pane, click Layers.

  6. On the Layers page, for each layer in the stack, click delete. When a confirmation prompt appears, click Yes, Delete.

  7. When all the layers are deleted, in the navigation pane, click Apps.

  8. On the Apps page, for each app in the stack, click delete in the Actions column. When prompted to confirm, click Yes, Delete.

  9. When all the apps are deleted, in the navigation pane, click Stack.

  10. On the stack page, click Delete stack. When prompted to confirm, click Yes, Delete.