Delete an Azure NetApp Files volume

This article describes how to delete an Azure NetApp Files volume.


If the volume you want to delete is in a replication relationship, follow the steps in Delete source or destination volumes.

Before you begin

  • Stop any applications that may be using the volume. Unmount the volume from all hosts before deleting.
  • Remove the volume from automounter configurations such as fstab.

Delete a volume

  1. From the Azure portal and under storage service, select Volumes. Locate the volume you want to delete.

  2. Right click the volume name and select Delete.

    Screenshot that shows right-click menu for deleting a volume.

Next steps