Step 5: Delete an Archive from a Vault in Amazon S3 Glacier - Amazon S3 Glacier

Step 5: Delete an Archive from a Vault in Amazon S3 Glacier

In this step, you'll delete the sample archive you uploaded in Step 3: Upload an Archive to a Vault in Amazon S3 Glacier.

Important

You cannot delete an archive using the Amazon S3 Glacier (S3 Glacier) console. Any archive operation, such as upload, download, or deletion, requires that you use the AWS Command Line Interface (CLI) or write code. To upload data, such as photos, videos, and other documents, you must either use the AWS CLI or write code to make requests, using either the REST API directly or by using the AWS SDKs.

Delete the sample archive by following one of these SDKs or the AWS CLI: