This topic describes how to delete a single-account trail in the ActionTrail console. If you want to delete a single-account trail that captures events from all regions, you must select the home region of the trail in the top navigation bar.


You cannot delete a trail for which the advanced query feature is enabled. Before you delete a trail, make sure that the advanced query feature is disabled for the trail.


  1. Log on to the ActionTrail console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Trails.
  3. On the Trails page, find the single-account trail that you want to delete and click the trail name.
  4. On the page that appears, click Delete in the upper-right corner.
  5. In the Delete Trail message, click OK.
    Notice The events that have been delivered to the specified Log Service Logstore or Object Storage Service (OSS) bucket are not deleted. For information about how to delete these events, see Delete a Logstore or Delete buckets.