Deletes a backup client.


  • You cannot delete an active backup client from which a heartbeat packet is received within the previous hour. After you call the UninstallBackupClients operation to uninstall a backup client, the status of the backup client changes to inactive.
  • This operation deletes the resources that are related to the backup client. The following resources are included:
    • Backup plans
    • Backup jobs
    • Backup files

Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes DeleteBackupClient

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to DeleteBackupClient.

ClientId String Yes c-*********************

The ID of the backup client.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
Code String 200

The HTTP status code. The status code 200 indicates that the request is successful.

Message String successful

The message that is returned. If the request is successful, a value of successful is returned. If the request fails, an error message is returned.

RequestId String 473469C7-AA6F-4DC5-B3DB-A3DC0DE3C83E

The ID of the request.

Success Boolean true

Indicates whether the request is successful. Valid values:

  • true: indicates that the request is successful.
  • false: indicates that the request fails.


Sample requests

&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format


JSON format

    "Message": "successful",
    "RequestId": "473469C7-AA6F-4DC5-B3DB-A3DC0DE3C83E",
    "Code": 200,
    "Success": true

Error codes

For a list of error codes, visit the API Error Center.