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delete-user-policy

Description

Deletes the specified inline policy that is embedded in the specified IAM user.

A user can also have managed policies attached to it. To detach a managed policy from a user, use detach-user-policy . For more information about policies, refer to Managed Policies and Inline Policies in the IAM User Guide .

See also: AWS API Documentation

Synopsis

  delete-user-policy
--user-name <value>
--policy-name <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]

Options

--user-name (string)

The name (friendly name, not ARN) identifying the user that the policy is embedded in.

This parameter allows (per its regex pattern ) a string of characters consisting of upper and lowercase alphanumeric characters with no spaces. You can also include any of the following characters: =,.@-

--policy-name (string)

The name identifying the policy document to delete.

This parameter allows (per its regex pattern ) a string of characters consisting of upper and lowercase alphanumeric characters with no spaces. You can also include any of the following characters: =,.@-+

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

Examples

To remove a policy from an IAM user

The following delete-user-policy command removes the specified policy from the IAM user named Bob:

aws iam delete-user-policy --user-name Bob --policy-name ExamplePolicy

To get a list of policies for an IAM user, use the list-user-policies command.

For more information, see Adding a New User to Your AWS Account in the Using IAM guide.

Output

None