Updated on 2022-11-18 GMT+08:00

Deleting a Private Certificate

This topic describes how to delete a private certificate from Huawei Cloud. A deleted private certificate remains valid and trusted.

You can delete a certificate that is no longer needed.


The private certificate is in the Issued, Expired, or Revoked state.


  • A deleted certificate cannot be restored. Exercise caution with the deletion.
  • After you submit a certificate deletion application, you cannot cancel it. Exercise caution when performing this operation.


  1. Log in to the management console.
  2. Click in the upper left corner of the page and choose Security & Compliance > Cloud Certificate Management Service. In the navigation pane on the left, choose Private Certificate Management > Private Certificate. The Private Certificate page is displayed.
  3. Locate the row of the private certificate to be deleted and click Delete in the Operation column.

    Figure 1 Deleting a private certificate

  4. In the displayed dialog box, enter DELETE to confirm the deletion.

    Figure 2 Delete Certificate

  5. Click OK. If message "Certificate xxx deleted successfully." is displayed in the upper right corner of the page, the private certificate is deleted successfully.