Delete an IBM Cloud Direct Link Connection

Before a Direct Link can be deleted, you must remove any VPC connections. Click the delete icon Click to delete next to the connection under the Direct Link in the IBM Cloud console.

Delete from PacketFabric

  1. Log in to the PacketFabric portal. Click Hosted Cloud in the sidebar.

    screenshot of sidebar menu

  2. Click the connection to open its side panel and then select Actions > Delete.

    screenshot of cloud actions menu

  3. A confirmation message appears. Enter “Delete” in the field provided and click Yes, Delete.

  4. To complete the deletion, you must accept it from the IBM Cloud side. Click Delete Now to open the IBM Cloud console in a new tab.

Confirm deletion in IBM Cloud console

  1. From the IBM Cloud console, return to the Direct Link page.

  2. Locate and expand the Direct Link connection you are deleting.

  3. Click Confirm deletion.

    screenshot of expanded direct link

  4. As additional confirmation, enter the Direct Link name into the field provided and click Delete.