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Deletes a snapshot of an Amazon EBS volume.
If you make periodic snapshots of a volume, the snapshots are incremental so that only the blocks on the device that have changed since your last snapshot are incrementally saved in the new snapshot. Even though snapshots are saved incrementally, the snapshot deletion process is designed so that you need to retain only the most recent snapshot in order to restore the volume.
The ID of the Amazon EBS snapshot to delete.
The elements in the following table are wrapped in a
The ID of the request.
Returns true if the request succeeds. Otherwise, returns an error.
This example deletes snapshot
https://ec2.amazonaws.com/?Action=DeleteSnapshot &SnapshotId.1=snap-78a54011 &AUTHPARAMS
<DeleteSnapshotResponse xmlns="http://ec2.amazonaws.com/doc/2011-05-15/"> <requestId>59dbff89-35bd-4eac-99ed-be587EXAMPLE</requestId> <return>true</return> </DeleteSnapshotResponse>