AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the DeleteMountTarget operation. Deletes the specified mount target.

This operation forcibly breaks any mounts of the file system via the mount target that is being deleted, which might disrupt instances or applications using those mounts. To avoid applications getting cut off abruptly, you might consider unmounting any mounts of the mount target, if feasible. The operation also deletes the associated network interface. Uncommitted writes may be lost, but breaking a mount target using this operation does not corrupt the file system itself. The file system you created remains. You can mount an EC2 instance in your VPC via another mount target.

This operation requires permissions for the following action on the file system:

The DeleteMountTarget call returns while the mount target state is still deleting. You can check the mount target deletion by calling the DescribeMountTargets operation, which returns a list of mount target descriptions for the given file system.

The operation also requires permissions for the following Amazon EC2 action on the mount target's network interface:

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class DeleteMountTargetRequest : AmazonElasticFileSystemRequest

The DeleteMountTargetRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method DeleteMountTargetRequest()

Empty constructor used to set properties independently even when a simple constructor is available

Public Method DeleteMountTargetRequest(string)

Instantiates DeleteMountTargetRequest with the parameterized properties


Public Property MountTargetId System.String

Gets and sets the property MountTargetId.

ID of the mount target to delete (String).


This operation deletes a mount target.

To delete a mount target

var response = client.DeleteMountTarget(new DeleteMountTargetRequest 
    MountTargetId = "fsmt-12340abc"


Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.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