Remove-AzureRmAutomationAccount

Removes an Automation account.

Syntax

Remove-AzureRmAutomationAccount
      [-ResourceGroupName] <String>
      [-Name] <String>
      [-Force]
      [-DefaultProfile <IAzureContextContainer>]
      [-WhatIf]
      [-Confirm]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Remove-AzureRmAutomationAccount cmdlet removes an Azure Automation account from a resource group.

For more information about Automation accounts, see the New-AzureRmAutomationAccount cmdlet.

Examples

Example 1: Remove an automation account

PS C:\>Remove-AzureRmAutomationAccount -Name "ContosoAutomationAccount" -Force -ResourceGroupName "ResourceGroup01"

This command removes an automation account named ContosoAutomationAccount without prompting for user validation.

Required Parameters

-Name

Specifies the name of the Automation account that this cmdlet removes.

Type:String
Aliases:AutomationAccountName
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ResourceGroupName

Specifies the name of the resource group from which this cmdlet removes an Automation account.

Type:String
Position:0
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False

Optional Parameters

-Confirm

Prompts you for confirmation before running the cmdlet.

Type:System.Management.Automation.SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-DefaultProfile

The credentials, account, tenant, and subscription used for communication with azure

Type:Microsoft.Azure.Commands.Common.Authentication.Abstractions.IAzureContextContainer
Aliases:AzureRmContext, AzureCredential
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Force

ps_force

Type:System.Management.Automation.SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-WhatIf

Shows what would happen if the cmdlet runs. The cmdlet is not run.

Type:System.Management.Automation.SwitchParameter
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False

Outputs

Microsoft.Azure.Commands.Automation.Model.AutomationAccount