VirtualMachineOperationsExtensions.Delete Method

Deletes the specified Virtual Machine.

Namespace: Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Management.Compute
Assembly: Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Management.Compute (in Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Management.Compute.dll)

Dim operations As IVirtualMachineOperations
Dim serviceName As String
Dim deploymentName As String
Dim virtualMachineName As String
Dim returnValue As ComputeOperationStatusResponse

returnValue = VirtualMachineOperationsExtensions.Delete(operations, serviceName, deploymentName, virtualMachineName)

public static ComputeOperationStatusResponse Delete (
	IVirtualMachineOperations operations,
	string serviceName,
	string deploymentName,
	string virtualMachineName
/** @attribute ExtensionAttribute() */ 
public static ComputeOperationStatusResponse Delete (
	IVirtualMachineOperations operations, 
	String serviceName, 
	String deploymentName, 
	String virtualMachineName
public static function Delete (
	operations : IVirtualMachineOperations, 
	serviceName : String, 
	deploymentName : String, 
	virtualMachineName : String
) : ComputeOperationStatusResponse



The IVirtualMachineOperations object that specifies the operations for managing Virtual Machines.


The name of the cloud service from which the Virtual Machine should be deleted.


The name of the deployment.


The name of the Virtual Machine to delete.

Return Value

The ComputeOperationStatusResponse object that contains the status of the operation.

If the asynchronous operation succeeds, the response includes the HTTP status code for the successful request. If the asynchronous operation failed, the response includes the HTTP status code for the failed request, and also includes error information about the failure.

For more information about deleting a Virtual Machine, see the following resources:

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.

Development Platforms

Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Server 2008, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2012 R2, Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012

Target Platforms