Remove a Cloud Storage Pool
You can remove a Cloud Storage Pool that is not used in an ILM rule and that does not contain object data.
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You have confirmed that the S3 bucket or Azure container does not contain any objects. An error occurs if you attempt to remove a Cloud Storage Pool if it contains objects. See Troubleshoot Cloud Storage Pools.
When you create a Cloud Storage Pool, StorageGRID writes a marker file to the bucket or container to identify it as a Cloud Storage Pool. Do not remove this file, which is named
You have already removed any ILM rules that might have used the pool.
Select ILM > Storage pools.
The Storage Pools page appears.
Select the radio button for a Cloud Storage Pool that is not currently used in an ILM rule.
You cannot remove a Cloud Storage Pool if it is used in an ILM rule. The Remove button is disabled.
A confirmation warning is displayed.
The Cloud Storage Pool is removed.