You get an error message when you try to remove a domain from Office 365

PROBLEM
You can't remove a domain from Microsoft Office 365. When you try to remove the domain, you receive an error message.

This issue can occur for different reasons. The error message that you receive reflects the cause of the issue.
SOLUTION
To fix this issue, go to the following Microsoft Knowledge Base articles, depending on the error message that you receive:
  • 2787250 "You cannot delete the default domain" error when you try to remove a domain from Office 365
  • 2787264 "Cannot Remove Domain" error when you try to remove a domain from Office 365
  • 2787210 "Unable to remove this domain" error when you try to remove a domain from Office 365
  • 2787792 "Domain has associated subdomains" or "You cannot remove a domain that has subdomains" error when you try to remove a domain from Office 365
  • 2787317 The "Remove" domain link is unavailable or "You cannot remove the initial domain" error when you try to remove a domain from Office 365
Still need help? Go to the Office 365 Community website.
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Article ID: 2284755 - Last Review: 10/04/2014 01:15:00 - Revision: 46.0

Microsoft Office 365, Office 365 User and Domain Management

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