You can delete Istio that is deployed.


  • A Helm release named istio-init is running on the cluster. Before you perform the following steps, make sure that istio-init is not deleted.
  • A master node is connected. For more information, see Use kubectl to connect to a cluster.


  1. Log on to the ACK console.
  2. Log on to the ACK console. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Service Mesh > Istio Management.
  3. Click Delete in the upper-right corner.
  4. In the Delete dialog box, click OK.


  1. In the left-side navigation pane, click Clusters.
  2. On the Clusters page, find the cluster that you want to manage and click the cluster name or click Details in the Actions column.
  3. On the details page of the cluster, click Workload in the left-side navigation pane and click the Pods tab.
  4. Find the cluster and the namespace from which you delete Istio and verify that Istio is deleted.
Note If the configuration resources of Istio cannot be deleted from namespace istio-system, see What do I do if custom resources are not removed after I uninstall Istio?.