Delete a Veeam Backup & Replication License

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


    To delete a license, send the DELETE HTTPS request to the URL of its resource.

    HTTP Request

    DELETE https://<hostname>:1281/v2/licensing/backupserverLicenses/{ID}

    Request Headers

    The request header must contain the authorization token.


    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.




    The length of the response body.


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

    Response Body

    In the response body, Veeam Service Provider Console returns a message for an action.

    Example Delete a Veeam Backup & Replication License

    The following example deletes a license installed on a Veeam Backup & Replication server with ID c5aba79e-2ebf-4f7f-815c-33088d622cc5.


    DELETE https://localhost:1281/v2/licensing/backupserverLicenses/c5aba79e-2ebf-4f7f-815c-33088d622cc5


    Request Header:

    Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>


    Response Code:

    200 Success


    Response Body:

    "License key has been deleted."