Stop VM

If you are not using a virtual machine but may still need it, you can stop it.  While in the stopped state, you will not incur any utilization costs.

From the details page for your virtual machine, click on "Stop Virtual Machine" on the far right panel.

Vmdetailview Stop

Or, from your browser view, click on Stopbutton to stop your VM.  You will be asked to confirm this action.

Stopvm

Note: Although you do not get charged for virtual machines while in a stopped state, there may still be some charges for the storage these VMs occupy.