Remove-​Azure​Rm​VM​Data​Disk

Removes a data disk from a virtual machine.

Syntax

Remove-AzureRmVMDataDisk
      [-VM] <PSVirtualMachine>
      [-DataDiskNames] <String[]>
      [-Confirm]
      [-WhatIf]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Remove-AzureRmVMDataDisk cmdlet removes a data disk from a virtual machine.

Examples

Example 1: Remove a data disk from a virtual machine

PS C:\>$VirtualMachine = Get-AzureRmVM -ResourceGroupName "ResourceGroup11" -Name "VirtualMachine07" 
PS C:\> Remove-AzureRmVMDataDisk -VM $VirtualMachine -Name "Disk3"
PS C:\> Update-AzureRmVM -ResourceGroupName "ResourceGroup11" -VM $VirtualMachine

The first command gets the virtual machine named VirtualMachine07 by using the Get-AzureRmVM cmdlet. The command stores the virtual machine in the $VirtualMachine variable.

The second command removes the data disk named Disk3 from the virtual machine stored in $VirtualMachine.

The final command updates the state of the virtual machine stored in $VirtualMachine in ResourceGroup11.

Required Parameters

-DataDiskNames

Specifies the names of one or more data disks that this cmdlet removes.

Type:String[]
Aliases:Name
Position:2
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-VM

Specifies the local virtual machine object from which to remove a data disk. To obtain a virtual machine object, use the Get-AzureRmVM cmdlet.

Type:PSVirtualMachine
Aliases:VMProfile
Position:1
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName, ByValue)
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
-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