Export (0) Print
Expand All

Delete Data Disk

Updated: September 30, 2014

The Delete Data Disk operation removes the specified data disk from a Virtual Machine.

The Delete Data Disk request may be specified as follows. Replace <subscription-id> with the subscription ID, <cloudservice-name> with the name of the cloud service, <deployment-name> with the name of the deployment, <role-name> with the name of the Virtual Machine, and <lun> with the logical unit number of the disk to delete. You can find the LUN that is assigned to the disk by using Get Role.

 

Method Request URI

DELETE

https://management.core.windows.net/<subscription-id>/services/hostedservices/<service-name>/deployments/<deployment-name>/roles/<role-name>/DataDisks/<lun>

You must make sure that the request that is made to the management service is secure. For additional details, see Authenticating Service Management Requests.

 

URI Parameter Description

comp=media

Optional. Specifies that the source blob for the disk should also be deleted from storage.

The comp=media parameter is only available using version 2013-08-01 and higher.

The following table describes the request headers.

 

Request Header Description

x-ms-version

Required. Specifies the version of the operation to use for this request. This header should be set to 2012-03-01 or higher. For more information about versioning headers, see Service Management Versioning.

The response includes an HTTP status code and a set of response headers.

A successful operation returns status code 202 (Accepted). For information about status codes, see Service Management Status and Error Codes.

The response for this operation includes the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers. All standard headers conform to the HTTP/1.1 protocol specification.

 

Response Header Description

x-ms-request-id

A value that uniquely identifies a request made against the management service.

You can also use the following resources to remove a data disk from a Virtual Machine:

Show:
© 2014 Microsoft