Database settings

The SETTINGS tab within an AuraDB database shows a list of administrative database options.

To access the SETTINGS tab:

  1. Navigate to the Neo4j Aura Console in your browser.

  2. Select the name of the database you want to access.

  3. Select the SETTINGS tab.

Resizing a database

You can change the size of an existing database by using the Resize option.

To resize a database:

  1. Navigate to the SETTINGS tab of the database you want to resize.

  2. Select Resize below Database Capacity.

  3. Select the new size you want your database to be.

  4. Tick the I understand checkbox and select Submit.

A database remains available during the resize operation.

Cloning a database

Enterprise Only

You can clone an existing database into a new one using the Clone option. The advantage this has over the Create database from snapshot action is the ability to select a new region.

To clone a database:

  1. Navigate to the SETTINGS tab of the database you want to clone.

  2. Select Clone.

  3. Set your desired settings for the new database. For more information on database settings, see Creating a database.

  4. Tick the I understand checkbox and select Clone Database.

Deleting a database

You can delete a database if you no longer want to be billed for it.

To delete a database:

  1. Navigate to the SETTINGS tab of the database you want to resize.

  2. Select Delete below Delete Database.

  3. Type DESTROY to confirm your decision and select Destroy.

Warning: There is no way to recover data from a deleted AuraDB database.