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instance Edit Name menu option is gone

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edited Jul 11, 2020 6:38PM in Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - General 3 comments

Summary

The documented method to rename an OCI compute instance using the Console appears to be broken

Content

OCI documentation describes how to rename an instance in

https://docs.cloud.oracle.com/en-us/iaas/Content/Compute/Tasks/renaminginstance.htm

 

  "The policy in Let users launch Compute instances includes the ability to rename an instance.

 

  Using the Console

  - Open the navigation menu. Under Core Infrastructure, go to Compute and click Instances.

  - Click the instance that you're interested in.

  - Click More Actions, and then click Edit Name.

  - Enter a new name.

  - Click Save Changes.

"

 

I used this option many times in the past few months.  However, it appears that the menu option has disappeared.  The "More Actions" menu does not have an "Edit Name" option.

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