AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Deletes a file system, permanently severing access to its contents. Upon return, the file system no longer exists and you can't access any contents of the deleted file system.

You can't delete a file system that is in use. That is, if the file system has any mount targets, you must first delete them. For more information, see DescribeMountTargets and DeleteMountTarget.

The DeleteFileSystem call returns while the file system state is still deleting. You can check the file system deletion status by calling the DescribeFileSystems operation, which returns a list of file systems in your account. If you pass file system ID or creation token for the deleted file system, the DescribeFileSystems returns a 404 FileSystemNotFound error.

This operation requires permissions for the elasticfilesystem:DeleteFileSystem action.

Note:

For PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DeleteFileSystemAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.ElasticFileSystem
Assembly: AWSSDK.ElasticFileSystem.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z

Syntax

C#
public abstract DeleteFileSystemResponse DeleteFileSystem(
         String fileSystemId
)
Parameters
fileSystemId
Type: System.String

ID of the file system you want to delete.

Return Value
The response from the DeleteFileSystem service method, as returned by ElasticFileSystem.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
BadRequestException Returned if the request is malformed or contains an error such as an invalid parameter value or a missing required parameter.
FileSystemInUseException Returned if a file system has mount targets.
FileSystemNotFoundException Returned if the specified FileSystemId does not exist in the requester's AWS account.
InternalServerErrorException Returned if an error occurred on the server side.

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

See Also