AWS ec2 instance increase disk space

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AWS ec2 instance increase disk space
Check the disk size type a command df -h

# df -h

show disk space linux

To increase the disk space of ec2-instance follow below process.
Go to the  and click
my account >
aws management console  (below image)

AWS managment console account

Then log in your account.

Click EC2  service.
NOTE: ( before change disk space you must stop instance )
After stop instance
Click  Volume option  (below image).

Increase volume AWS


Then find your instance which you want to increase disk space.
Select instance click ACTION > MODIFY VOLUME   (below image)


modify volume ec2 instance

it will open Modification popup

aws ec2 increase disk space


NOTE : (minimum size 1GB  / max size 16 default)
U can choose according to your requirement disk size then click modify to save modifications.
Then start ec2 instance

Check again the disk space type command df -h   

sow disk space command line

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Hy all, This is Sandeep Gurjar am the founder of I am a Redhat Certified Engineer (RHCE) / AWS Solutions Architect-Associate and working as an system administrator since 2016.

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