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Delete the Amazon S3 Bucket

Before you delete your Amazon S3 bucket, you should ensure that logging is disabled for the bucket, Otherwise, AWS continues to write logs to your bucket as you delete it.

To disable logging for a bucket

  1. Open the Amazon S3 console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/s3/.

  2. Select your bucket, and then choose Properties.

  3. In the Properties pane, choose Logging.

  4. Clear the Enabled check box.

  5. Choose Save.

To delete a bucket

  1. Open the Amazon S3 console at https://console.aws.amazon.com/s3/.

  2. Open the context (right-click) menu for the bucket, and choose Delete Bucket.

  3. When prompted for confirmation, type the name of the bucket in the box, and then choose Delete.