Remove a Target from a Network Load Balancer Forwarding Rule


ionosctl networkloadbalancer rule target remove [flags]


For rule command:

[r forwardingrule]

For target command:


For remove command:



Use this command to remove a specified Target from Network Load Balancer Forwarding Rule.

You can wait for the Request to be executed using --wait-for-request option. You can force the command to execute without user input using --force option.

Required values to run command:

  • Data Center Id

  • Network Load Balancer Id

  • Forwarding Rule Id

  • Target Ip

  • Target Port


  -a, --all                             Remove all Forwarding Rule Targets.
  -u, --api-url string                  Override default host url (default "")
      --cols strings                    Set of columns to be printed on output 
                                        Available columns: [TargetIp TargetPort Weight Check CheckInterval Maintenance] (default [TargetIp,TargetPort,Weight,Check,CheckInterval,Maintenance])
  -c, --config string                   Configuration file used for authentication (default "$XDG_CONFIG_HOME/ionosctl/config.json")
      --datacenter-id string            The unique Data Center Id (required)
  -D, --depth int32                     Controls the detail depth of the response objects. Max depth is 10.
  -f, --force                           Force command to execute without user input
  -h, --help                            Print usage
      --ip ip                           IP of a balanced target VM (required)
      --networkloadbalancer-id string   The unique NetworkLoadBalancer Id (required)
      --no-headers                      Don't print table headers when table output is used
  -o, --output string                   Desired output format [text|json|api-json] (default "text")
  -P, --port string                     Port of the balanced target service. Range: 1 to 65535 (required)
  -q, --quiet                           Quiet output
      --rule-id string                  The unique ForwardingRule Id (required)
  -t, --timeout int                     Timeout option for Request for Forwarding Rule Target deletion [seconds] (default 300)
  -v, --verbose                         Print step-by-step process when running command
  -w, --wait-for-request                Wait for the Request for Forwarding Rule Target deletion to be executed


ionosctl nlb rule target remove --datacenter-id DATACENTER_ID --networkloadbalancer-id NETWORKLOADBALANCER_ID --rule-id FORWARDINGRULE_ID --ip TARGET_IP --port TARGET_PORT

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