Delete Cloud Service


Updated: May 7, 2015

The Delete Cloud Service request deletes the specified cloud service and all child resources.

The Delete Cloud Service request is specified as follows. Replace <subscription-id> with your subscription ID and <cloud-service-id> with your cloud service ID.


Request URI


The following table describes required and optional request headers.

Request Header



Required. Specifies the version of the operation to use for this request. This header should be set to 2013-06-01 or a later version.

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

A successful operation returns status code 202 (Accepted).

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



A value that uniquely identifies a request made against the Management service. For an asynchronous operation, you can call get operation status with the value of the header to determine whether the operation is complete, has failed, or is still in progress. See Tracking Asynchronous Service Management Requests for more information.

Any management certificate associated with the subscription specified by <Subscription-Id> can be used to authenticate this operation. For additional details, see Authenticating Service Management Requests

The following sample URI makes a request for fictional subscription named mysub and fictional cloud service mycs:


The request is sent with the following headers:

x-ms-version: 2013-06-01
Accept: application/xml

The request is sent with the following body:


After the request has been sent, the following response is returned:

HTTP/1.1 202 Accepted
Cache-Control: no-cache
Content-Length: 0
x-ms-servedbyregion: ussouth
x-ms-request-id: 8a8b61334f522aa299f3b6aabaf59fc6
Date: Sat, 26 Oct 2013 05:16:46 GMT