Oracle Cloud Infrastructure Documentation

Deleting an Instance Configuration

You can permanently delete instance configurations that you no longer need.

Required IAM Policy

To use Oracle Cloud Infrastructure, you must be given the required type of access in a An IAM document that specifies who has what type of access to your resources. It is used in different ways: to mean an individual statement written in the policy language; to mean a collection of statements in a single, named "policy" document (which has an Oracle Cloud ID (OCID) assigned to it); and to mean the overall body of policies your organization uses to control access to resources. written by an administrator, whether you're using the Console or the REST API with an SDK, CLI, or other tool. If you try to perform an action and get a message that you don’t have permission or are unauthorized, confirm with your administrator the type of access you've been granted and which A collection of related resources that can be accessed only by certain groups that have been given permission by an administrator in your organization. you should work in.

For administrators: For a typical policy that gives access to instance pools and instance configurations, see Let users manage Compute instance configurations and instance pools.

Using the Console

  1. Open the navigation menu. Under Core Infrastructure, go to Compute and click Instance Configurations.
  2. In the list of instance configurations, find the instance configuration you want to delete.
  3. Click the highlighted name of the instance configuration to display the instance configuration details.
  4. Click Delete, and then click Delete Instance Configuration.

Using the API

For information about using the API and signing requests, see REST APIs and Security Credentials. For information about SDKs, see Software Development Kits and Command Line Interface.

Use the DeleteInstanceConfiguration operation to delete an instance configuration.