Deleting a trail - AWS CloudTrail

Deleting a trail

You can delete trails with the CloudTrail console.

To delete a trail with the CloudTrail console

  1. Sign in to the AWS Management Console and open the CloudTrail console at

  2. Open the Trails page of the CloudTrail console.

  3. Choose the trail name.

  4. At the top of the trail details page, choose Delete.

  5. When you are prompted to confirm, choose Delete to delete the trail permanently. The trail is removed from the list of trails. Log files that were already delivered to the Amazon S3 bucket are not deleted.


    Content delivered to Amazon S3 buckets might contain customer content. For more information about removing sensitive data, see How Do I Empty an S3 Bucket? or How Do I Delete an S3 Bucket?.