Each time DBS performs a backup, a backup set is generated. This topic describes how to manually delete a backup set.

Prerequisites

The backup schedule must contain more than three full backup sets. Otherwise, no backup sets cannot be deleted.

Precautions

  • You can only delete a single backup set at a time. The batch delete operation is not supported. If you delete backup sets, You cannot recover backup sets after you delete them. Proceed with caution.
  • Incremental backup sets cannot be deleted.
  • To ensure the continuity of the restored data, you can delete only the earliest backup set in an operation.

Procedure

  1. Log on to the DBS console.
  2. In the left-side navigation pane, click Backup Schedules. On the Backup Schedules page, select a region in the upper-left corner.
  3. Click the backup schedule name. In the left-side navigation pane, choose Backup Tasks > Full Data.
  4. Find the backup set and then click Delete Backup Set. dddss
  5. In the message that appears, click OK.