This section lists the steps to delete an alert definition. When you delete an alert definition, all active and acknowledged alerts that are triggered from this alert definition are canceled.


You must have the DELETE_ALERT_DEFINITION permission to perform this operation.


  1. From the VMware Pulse IoT Center UI, go to Alerts and Notifications > Alert Definitions.
    The Alerts - Alert Definitions page is displayed.
  2. To delete an alert definition, select the alert definition from the list and click the delete icon.
    A confirmation dialog box is displayed.
  3. In the confirmation dialog box, confirm your action and click DELETE.


You have successfully deleted an alert definition.