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How do I disable the CloudFlare service?

  • Applies to: (dv) 4.0, (ve), Grid

  • Difficulty: Easy

  • Time needed: 10 minutes

  • Tools needed: AccountCenter access

  • Applies to: All Service Types
    • Difficulty: Easy
    • Time Needed: 10
    • Tools Required: AccountCenter access


The CloudFlare service can easily be disabled for any domain, at any time, in your AccountCenter.


  1. Log into your AccountCenter.
  2. On the Overview page, scroll down to your Add-On Services section. Click on the Admin button to the right of your CloudFlare service, see Figure 1:

    Figure 1.

  3. Your CloudFlare domains are listed. Click on the orange cloud to the right of the domain for which you'd like to disable the CloudFlare service. See Figure 2 below:


    Please keep in mind that this may take up to 12 hours. The default TTL value is 12 hours.

    Figure 2: This process can take up to 12 hours to complete.

  4. In the pop-up window, click the disable this domain link. See Figure 3 below:

    Figure 3.

  5. You will be taken back to your Manage CloudFlare panel. CloudFlare for your domain should now be listed as disabled. See Figure 4:

    Figure 4.