AWS Certificate Manager
User Guide (Version 1.0)

Deleting a Certificate

The following example shows how to use the DeleteCertificate function.

package com.amazonaws.samples;

import com.amazonaws.regions.Region;
import com.amazonaws.regions.Regions;
import com.amazonaws.auth.profile.ProfileCredentialsProvider;
import com.amazonaws.auth.AWSCredentials;
import com.amazonaws.AmazonClientException;

  * This sample demonstrates how to use the DeleteCertificate function in the
  * AWS Certificate Manager service. This function deletes the certificate
  * specified by its ARN.
  * Input Parameters:
  *    CertificateArn - String that contains the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of
  *                     the certificate to be deleted.
public class AWSCertificateManagerSample {

    public static void main(String [] args) throws Exception {

        // Retrieve the user's access key ID and secret access key.
        AWSCredentials credentials = null;
        try {
            credentials = new ProfileCredentialsProvider().getCredentials();
        } catch (Exception e) {
            throw new AmazonClientException(
                    "Cannot load the credentials from the credential profiles file. " +
                    "Please make sure that your credentials file is at the correct " +
                    "location (~/.aws/credentials in Linux or C:\\Users\\your_user_name\\.aws" +
                    "in Windows), and is in a valid format.",

        // Create an AWSCertificateManager client and set the region.
        AWSCertificateManager acm = new AWSCertificateManagerClient(credentials);
        Region usEast1 = Region.getRegion(Regions.US_EAST_1);

        // Specify the certificate ARN and call the deleteCertificate() function.
        String certARN = "arn:aws:acm:us-east-1:123456789012:certificate/12345678-1234-1234-1234-12345678";
        DeleteCertificateRequest req = new DeleteCertificateRequest().withCertificateArn(certARN);