An IP address is considered unused when it is not attached to a Network Gateway or Load Balancer.
To trigger this recommendation, an IP address must fill the following criteria:
- IP address is unassigned
- IP address has an assignment configuration of Static
How to apply the recommendation
- Click View in Portal to open the Azure Portal on the correct resource.
- Select Overview in the menu.
- Click Delete the header.
Note: Before deleting, make sure that you really no longer need this IP address. Deleting is permanent and cannot be undone.