Remove Azure VMs Consuming License Units

You can remove license units you no longer need to protect the Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure license.

Note

The information in this section applies only to the BYOL edition of Veeam Backup for Microsoft Azure.

Request

To remove the license, send the HTTP POST request to the /license/resources endpoint.

HTTP Request

DELETE https://<hostname>/api/v2/license/resources

Query Parameters

To control data in the response, use the following query parameter:

Query Parameter

Value

Description

licensedResourceId

string

System ID assigned to the Azure VM that you want to remove from the license.

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 Azure VMs Consuming License UnitsExample

The following request removes the Azure VM from license file.

Request:

DELETE https://51.11.247.127/api/v2/license/resources

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

 

Response:

204

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