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CloudBlockBlob.Delete Method

Deletes the blob.

Namespace: Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.Blob
Assembly: Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage (in Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.dll)


<DoesServiceRequestAttribute> _
Public Sub Delete ( _
    <OptionalAttribute> Optional deleteSnapshotsOption As DeleteSnapshotsOption = DeleteSnapshotsOption.None, _
    <OptionalAttribute> Optional accessCondition As AccessCondition = Nothing, _
    <OptionalAttribute> Optional options As BlobRequestOptions = Nothing, _
    <OptionalAttribute> Optional operationContext As OperationContext = Nothing _
public void Delete (
    [OptionalAttribute] DeleteSnapshotsOption deleteSnapshotsOption,
    [OptionalAttribute] AccessCondition accessCondition,
    [OptionalAttribute] BlobRequestOptions options,
    [OptionalAttribute] OperationContext operationContext
virtual void Delete (
    [OptionalAttribute] DeleteSnapshotsOption deleteSnapshotsOption, 
    [OptionalAttribute] AccessCondition^ accessCondition, 
    [OptionalAttribute] BlobRequestOptions^ options, 
    [OptionalAttribute] OperationContext^ operationContext
) sealed


  • deleteSnapshotsOption
    Whether to only delete the blob, to delete the blob and all snapshots, or to only delete the snapshots.
  • accessCondition
    An AccessCondition object that represents the condition that must be met in order for the request to proceed. If null, no condition is used.
  • options
    A BlobRequestOptions object that specifies additional options for the request. If null, default options are applied to the request.
  • operationContext
    An OperationContext object that represents the context for the current operation.

Thread Safety

Any public static (Shared in Visual Basic) members of this type are thread safe. Any instance members are not guaranteed to be thread safe.


Development Platforms

Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows Server 2008

See Also


CloudBlockBlob Class
CloudBlockBlob Members
Microsoft.WindowsAzure.Storage.Blob Namespace