How to delete, remove, or purge a Universe from Governance


Article ID: 195886


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CA Identity Manager CA Identity Governance CA Identity Portal CA Identity Suite


How do I delete a Universe?  There is no delete or remove option when viewing the Universe view.



Release : 14.3

Component : GovernanceMinder(Role & Compliance Manager)


If you need to purge the previously imported or created universe you can do so by the following the below steps:

  1. Log into Identity Governance management consoles
  2. Navigate to Administration
  3. Select Settings
  4. Select Purge Data
  5. Select Purge Type: By Document
  6. Select Next
  7. Select Document Type: Universe
  8. Select Next
  9. Select the universe you wish to purge (by selecting the universe it will highlight it)
  10. Select Next
  11. At the confirmation page, select purge.  This will purge the universe.