In default configuration all analysis reports are saved perpetually. You can configure a default retention period or manually delete the reports. (This feature is available version 2.5.0 on wards). An operator can delete the analysis reports created by self. Admin user (shd-admin) can delete analysis reports created by any user.

Deleting Analysis Report using UI


Verify that you have a valid user account credential with VMware Skyline Health Diagnostics.


The delete action irreversible. Deleted reports are not recoverable.


  1. Log in the VMware Skyline Health Diagnostics UI using the supported browser.
  2. Click Show Reports on the main menu.
  3. Click on the report you want delete.
  4. Click on the icon in the last column of the report display row
  5. In the confirmation dialog box click OK to delete the report.


Report is successfully deleted.