You can stop the backup protection of protected Kubernetes clusters and delete all existing snapshots.


  1. Log in to the VMware Cloud Director tenant portal.
  2. From the More drop-down menu, select Object Storage.
  3. Click Kubernetes Clusters and then Protected Clusters.
  4. Select the cluster that you want to stop protecting and click Action.
  5. Click Stop Protection.
  6. To delete all existing backups, select the check box.
  7. Click Stop.


The cluster is no longer protected and is listed in Unprotected Clusters.