AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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This is documentation for AWS CloudHSM Classic. For more information, see AWS CloudHSM Classic FAQs, the AWS CloudHSM Classic User Guide, and the AWS CloudHSM Classic API Reference.

For information about the current version of AWS CloudHSM, see AWS CloudHSM, the AWS CloudHSM User Guide, and the AWS CloudHSM API Reference.

Deletes an HSM. After completion, this operation cannot be undone and your key material cannot be recovered.


For .NET Core and PCL this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DeleteHsmAsync.

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


public abstract DeleteHsmResponse DeleteHsm(
         String hsmArn
Type: System.String

The ARN of the HSM to delete.

Return Value
The response from the DeleteHsm service method, as returned by CloudHSM.


CloudHsmInternalException Indicates that an internal error occurred.
CloudHsmServiceException Indicates that an exception occurred in the AWS CloudHSM service.
InvalidRequestException Indicates that one or more of the request parameters are not valid.

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