Remove-​Azure​Rm​VM

Removes a virtual machine from Azure.

Syntax

Remove-AzureRmVM
      [-Id] <String>
      [-Name] <String>
      [-Force]
      [-Confirm]
      [-WhatIf]
      [<CommonParameters>]
Remove-AzureRmVM
      [-ResourceGroupName] <String>
      [-Name] <String>
      [-Force]
      [-Confirm]
      [-WhatIf]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Remove-AzureRmVM cmdlet removes a virtual machine from Azure.

Examples

Example 1: Remove a virtual machine

PS C:\> Remove-AzureRmVM -ResourceGroupName "ResourceGroup11" -Name "VirtualMachine07"

This command removes the virtual machine named VirtualMachine07 in the resource group ResourceGroup11.

Required Parameters

-Id

The resource group name.

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

The resource name.

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

Specifies the name of a resource group.

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:SwitchParameter
Aliases:cf
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Force

Forces the command to run without asking for user confirmation.

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:2
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:SwitchParameter
Aliases:wi
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False