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Chapter 8. Shutting down the AWS System

If you are running the trial on AWS, you can shut down the system by clicking on the Start Menu in the lower left-hand corner of the Windows Desktop and then select Power Options in the upper right-hand corner:

Alternatively, the system can be shutdown via the Amazon AWS Console by first selecting the Amazon Instance and the under Actions select Instance State and then either Stop or Terminate


  • If Stop is clicked the instance can be restarted at a later point in time. In the stopped state the Amazon Instance will still incur disc space using costs as mentioned in:

  • If Terminate is clicked the instance cannot be restarted. In the terminated state, no further Amazon instance costs apply