Remove Backup Policy

You can remove a backup policy from Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.

Request

To delete a backup policy with the specified ID, send the HTTP DELETE request to the /policies/{policyId} endpoint. {policyId} is a system ID assigned to the backup policy in the Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure REST API.

HTTP Request

DELETE https://<hostname>/api/v2/policies/{policyId}

Request Headers

The request contains the following headers.

Header

Required

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.

Response

The server returns the following response to the client.

Response Codes

A successfully completed operation returns a response code 204 (No Content).

Response Headers

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

Header

Value

Description

Content-length

integer

Identifies the length of the response body message, in bytes.

Content-type

  • application/json
  • application/problem+json

Identifies the media type of the response body message.

Remove Backup PolicyExample

The following request removes a backup policy with the ID 6ac40b80-4bdb-46e9-9759-0fc0d1166ccf.

Request:

DELETE https://51.11.247.127/api/v2/policies/6ac40b80-4bdb-46e9-9759-0fc0d1166ccf

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

 

Response:

204

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