Remove-AzRmStorageContainer

Removes a Storage blob container

Syntax

Remove-AzRmStorageContainer
      [-ResourceGroupName] <String>
      [-StorageAccountName] <String>
      -Name <String>
      [-Force]
      [-PassThru]
      [-DefaultProfile <IAzureContextContainer>]
      [-WhatIf]
      [-Confirm]
      [<CommonParameters>]
Remove-AzRmStorageContainer
      -Name <String>
      -StorageAccount <PSStorageAccount>
      [-Force]
      [-PassThru]
      [-DefaultProfile <IAzureContextContainer>]
      [-WhatIf]
      [-Confirm]
      [<CommonParameters>]
Remove-AzRmStorageContainer
      -InputObject <PSContainer>
      [-Force]
      [-PassThru]
      [-DefaultProfile <IAzureContextContainer>]
      [-WhatIf]
      [-Confirm]
      [<CommonParameters>]

Description

The Remove-AzRmStorageContainer cmdlet removes a Storage blob container

Examples

Example 1: Remove a Storage blob container with Storage account name and container name

PS C:\>Remove-AzRmStorageContainer -ResourceGroupName "myResourceGroup" -AccountName "myStorageAccount" -ContainerName "myContainer"

This command removes a Storage blob container with Storage account name and container name.

Example 2: Remove a Storage blob container with Storage account object and container name

PS C:\>$accountObject = Get-AzStorageAccount -ResourceGroupName "myResourceGroup" -AccountName "myStorageAccount"
PS C:\>Remove-AzRmStorageContainer -StorageAccount $accountObject -ContainerName "myContainer"

This command removes a Storage blob container with Storage account object and container name.

Example 3: Remove all Storage blob containers in a Storage account with pipeline

PS C:\>Get-AzStorageContainer -ResourceGroupName "myResourceGroup" -AccountName "myStorageAccount" | Remove-AzRmStorageContainer -Force

This command removes all Storage blob containers in a Storage account with pipeline.

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
-DefaultProfile

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

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

Force to remove the container and all content in it

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:False
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-InputObject

Storage container object

Type:Microsoft.Azure.Commands.Management.Storage.Models.PSContainer
Aliases:Container
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName, ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-Name

Container Name

Type:String
Aliases:N, ContainerName
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName, ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-PassThru

{{Fill PassThru Description}}

Type:SwitchParameter
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:False
Accept wildcard characters:False
-ResourceGroupName

Resource Group Name.

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

Storage account object

Type:PSStorageAccount
Position:Named
Default value:None
Accept pipeline input:True (ByPropertyName, ByValue)
Accept wildcard characters:False
-StorageAccountName

Storage Account Name.

Type:String
Aliases:AccountName
Position:1
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

Inputs

String

PSStorageAccount

Microsoft.Azure.Commands.Management.Storage.Models.PSContainer

Outputs

Boolean