How can I delete a host named Site Collection?

Its 2013 SharePoint Foundation. I tried to create few but they didn't worked.

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You can either do this using SharePoint Central Administration Site or using PowerShell

Remove-SPSite -Identity "<URL>" -GradualDelete


  • I cannot delete from site collection the delete button is greyed out Jan 20, 2015 at 14:52
  • Try with PowerShell. Jan 20, 2015 at 14:53

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