AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Deletes an existing image repository. If a repository contains images, you must use the force option to delete it.


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

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


public abstract DeleteRepositoryResponse DeleteRepository(
         DeleteRepositoryRequest request
Type: Amazon.ECR.Model.DeleteRepositoryRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DeleteRepository service method.

Return Value
The response from the DeleteRepository service method, as returned by ECR.


InvalidParameterException The specified parameter is invalid. Review the available parameters for the API request.
RepositoryNotEmptyException The specified repository contains images. To delete a repository that contains images, you must force the deletion with the force parameter.
RepositoryNotFoundException The specified repository could not be found. Check the spelling of the specified repository and ensure that you are performing operations on the correct registry.
ServerException These errors are usually caused by a server-side issue.


This example force deletes a repository named ubuntu in the default registry for an account. The force parameter is required if the repository contains images.

To force delete a repository

var response = client.DeleteRepository(new DeleteRepositoryRequest 
    Force = true,
    RepositoryName = "ubuntu"

Repository repository = response.Repository;


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

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