Delete Veeam Backup & Replication License

You can delete a license installed on the Veeam Backup & Replication server with the specified UID.

Required Privileges

To perform this task, a user must have one of the following roles assigned: Portal Administrator, Service Provider Global Administrator, Service Provider Administrator.

Request

To delete a license installed on the Veeam Backup & Replication server, send the DELETE HTTP request to the URL of the /licensing/backupServers/{backupServerUid} resource. Additionally you must create a query string that contains type of license units that you want to delete..

HTTP Request

DELETE https://<hostname>:1280/api/v3/licensing/backupServers/{backupServerUid}?sectionForDelete=All

Request Headers

The request contains the following headers.

Header

Required/Optional

Value

Description

Authorization

Required

Bearer <Access-Token>

Authenticates a client who sends the request to the server. Must contain the access token for the current logon session in the Bearer <Access-Token> format.

Accept

Optional

application/json

Specifies a media type of representation that is required in the response message. If the requested type is not supported, the server will return the response in the application/json media type.

Request parameters

A list of parameters that are applicable for this operation:

Name

In

Type

Required

Default

Description

backupServerUid

Path

String (uuid)

Yes

Veeam Backup & Replication server UID

sectionForDelete

Query

String

Possible values:

  • Socket
  • Instance
  • All

Yes

All

License section that must be deleted

Response

The server returns the following response to the client.

Response Code

A successfully completed operation returns response code 200 OK.

Response Headers

The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers.

Header

Description

Content-length

The length of the response body.

Content-type

The media type and syntax of the request body message: application/json; charset=utf-8

Example Delete Veeam Backup & Replication License

The following request deletes a Veeam Backup & Replication server license with UID 304c08c2-0d13-4e9d-b26b-0bd5add83b3b.

Request:

DELETE https://localhost:1280/api/v3/licensing/backupServers/304c08c2-0d13-4e9d-b26b-0bd5add83b3b

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

 

Response Code:

200 OK

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