Delete a device for the specified customer

Applies To

  • Partner Center
  • Partner Center for Microsoft Cloud Germany

How to delete a device belonging to the specified customer.


  • Credentials as described in Partner Center authentication. This scenario supports authentication with both standalone App and App+User credentials.
  • The customer identifier.
  • The device batch identifier.
  • The device identifier.


To delete a device for the specified customer, call the IAggregatePartner.Customers.ById method with the customer identifier to retrieve an interface to operations on the customer. Next, call the DeviceBatches.ById method with the device batch identifier to get an interface to operations for the specified batch. Then, call the Devices.ById method to get an interface to operation on the specified device. Finally, call the Delete or DeleteAsync method to delete the device from the batch.

IAggregatePartner partnerOperations;
string selectedCustomerId;
string selectedDeviceBatchId;
string selectedDeviceId;


Sample: Console test app. Project: Partner Center SDK Samples Class: DeleteDevice.cs


Request syntax

Method Request URI
DELETE {baseURL}/v1/customers/{customer-id}/deviceBatches/{devicebatch-id}/devices/{device-id} HTTP/1.1

URI parameter

Use the following path parameters when creating the request.

Name Type Required Description
customer-id string Yes A GUID-formatted string that identifies the customer.
devicebatch-id string Yes The device batch identifier of the batch that contains the device.
device-id string Yes The device identifier.

Request headers

Request body


Request example

Authorization: Bearer <token> 
MS-RequestId: e88d014d-ab70-41de-90a0-f7fd1797267d
MS-CorrelationId: de894e18-f027-4ac0-8b5a-34f0c222af0c
X-Locale: en-US
Content-Length: 0
Content-Type: application/json


If successful, the response returns a 204 No Content status code.

Response success and error codes

Each response comes with an HTTP status code that indicates success or failure and additional debugging information. Use a network trace tool to read this code, error type, and additional parameters. For the full list, see Partner Center REST error codes.

Response example

HTTP/1.1 204 No Content
Content-Length: 0
MS-CorrelationId: 394d96d0-05b2-4b02-b907-0697632ee3bb
MS-RequestId: 8b3e6f78-220b-4177-861b-33d6f38f7b97
MS-CV: YrLe3w6BbUSMt1fi.0
MS-ServerId: 030020344
Date: Tue, 25 Jul 2017 17:58:53 GMT