Deletes the specified blob from Azure Blob Storage. The processor uses Azure Blob Storage client library v12.


azure, microsoft, cloud, storage, blob


In the list below, the names of required properties appear in bold. Any other properties (not in bold) are considered optional. The table also indicates any default values, and whether a property supports the NiFi Expression Language.

Display NameAPI NameDefault ValueAllowable ValuesDescription
Storage Credentialsstorage-credentials-serviceController Service API:
Implementations: AzureStorageCredentialsControllerServiceLookup_v12
Controller Service used to obtain Azure Blob Storage Credentials.
Container Namecontainer-name${azure.container}Name of the Azure storage container. In case of PutAzureBlobStorage processor, container can be created if it does not exist.
Supports Expression Language: true (will be evaluated using flow file attributes and variable registry)
Blob Nameblob-name${azure.blobname}The full name of the blob
Supports Expression Language: true (will be evaluated using flow file attributes and variable registry)
Delete Snapshots Optiondelete-snapshots-optionNone
  • None Delete the blob only.
  • Include Snapshots Delete the blob and its snapshots.
  • Delete Snapshots Only Delete only the blob's snapshots.
Specifies the snapshot deletion options to be used when deleting a blob.
Proxy Configuration Serviceproxy-configuration-serviceController Service API:
Implementation: StandardProxyConfigurationService
Specifies the Proxy Configuration Controller Service to proxy network requests. Supported proxies: HTTP, SOCKS In case of SOCKS, it is not guaranteed that the selected SOCKS Version will be used by the processor.


successAll successfully processed FlowFiles are routed to this relationship
failureUnsuccessful operations will be transferred to the failure relationship.

Reads Attributes:

None specified.

Writes Attributes:

None specified.

State management:

This component does not store state.


This component is not restricted.

Input requirement:

This component requires an incoming relationship.

System Resource Considerations:

None specified.

See Also:

ListAzureBlobStorage_v12, FetchAzureBlobStorage_v12, PutAzureBlobStorage_v12