Remove-WebApplication

Removes a Web application from an IIS Web site.

Syntax

Remove-WebApplication
      [-Site <String>]
      [-Name] <String>
      [-WhatIf]
      [-Confirm]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

Removes a Web application from an IIS Web site.

Examples

-------------- EXAMPLE 1: Adding a Web application and removing it --------------

IIS:\>New-WebApplication -Name TestApp -Site "Default Web Site" -PhysicalPath "$env:systemdrive\inetpub\TestApp" "Sleep for 5 seconds before Web App is removed"; Sleep 5 Remove-WebApplication -Name TestApp -Site "Default Web Site"

This example demonstrates how to create a Web application named TestApp on the Default Web Site. The application is then removed after 5 seconds.

Required Parameters

-Name

The name of the application to remove from the site.

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
-Site

The name of the site from which the application is removed.

Type:String
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName)
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