% DOCKER(1) Docker User Manuals % Docker Community % JUNE 2014
docker-rmi - Remove one or more images
docker rmi [-f|--force] [--help] [--no-prune] IMAGE [IMAGE...]
Removes one or more images from the host node. This does not remove images from a registry. You cannot remove an image of a running container unless you use the -f option. To see all images on a host use the docker images command.
-f, --force=true|false Force removal of the image. The default is false.
--help Print usage statement
--no-prune=true|false Do not delete untagged parents. The default is false.
Here is an example of removing an image:
docker rmi fedora/httpd
April 2014, Originally compiled by William Henry (whenry at redhat dot com) based on docker.com source material and internal work. June 2014, updated by Sven Dowideit SvenDowideit@home.org.au April 2015, updated by Mary Anthony for v2 email@example.com