To manage your external services you can delete duplicate or outdated services.

Verify that your user account has the ROLE_CATALOG_ADMIN catalog administrator role assigned to it.

Familiarize yourself with the basic concepts of defining and configuring component properties and actions. See Developing vCloud Application Director Components.

Verify that the external service is not used in a blueprint. See Add an External Service to an Advanced Blueprint.

Verify that the current group you are logged in to owns the external service version.

If you are not part of the group that owns the external service version, the Delete button is disabled.


On the vCloud Application Director title bar, click the drop-down menu and select Catalog > External Services.


Open the existing external service.


Select Delete to remove the existing service versions and confirm your selection.


Click the arrow next to the external service name to return to the External Services page.


Delete the external service and confirm your selection.