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How to delete a Block Storage volume

Reviewed on 29 June 2022Published on 10 January 2020

The only way for you to delete a Block volume, is if it is detached from the Instance. Refer to our documenation to find out how to detach a Block volume from an Instance.

  1. Click Instances in the Compute section of the Scaleway Console side menu. A list of your Instances displays.

  2. Click the Volumes tab to view a list of your volumes.

  3. Click «See more Icon» next to the volume that you want to delete.

  4. Click Delete. A pop-up displays.

  5. Type DELETE to confirm.

  6. Click Delete this volume to remove the volume from your account.

    Important: All data on the volume will be removed when you delete it. Make sure you have a backup of your data before removing the volume.
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