AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Deletes the specified role. The role must not have any policies attached. For more information about roles, go to Working with Roles.

Make sure you do not have any Amazon EC2 instances running with the role you are about to delete. Deleting a role or instance profile that is associated with a running instance will break any applications running on the instance.

Note:

For PCL and Unity this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DeleteRoleAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.IdentityManagement
Assembly: AWSSDK.IdentityManagement.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z

Syntax

C#
public virtual DeleteRoleResponse DeleteRole(
         DeleteRoleRequest request
)
Parameters
request
Type: Amazon.IdentityManagement.Model.DeleteRoleRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DeleteRole service method.

Return Value
The response from the DeleteRole service method, as returned by IdentityManagementService.

Exceptions

ExceptionCondition
DeleteConflictException The request was rejected because it attempted to delete a resource that has attached subordinate entities. The error message describes these entities.
LimitExceededException The request was rejected because it attempted to create resources beyond the current AWS account limits. The error message describes the limit exceeded.
NoSuchEntityException The request was rejected because it referenced an entity that does not exist. The error message describes the entity.
ServiceFailureException The request processing has failed because of an unknown error, exception or failure.
UnmodifiableEntityException The request was rejected because only the service that depends on the service-linked role can modify or delete the role on your behalf. The error message includes the name of the service that depends on this service-linked role. You must request the change through that service.

Examples

The following command removes the role named Test-Role.

To delete an IAM role


var response = client.DeleteRole(new DeleteRoleRequest 
{
    RoleName = "Test-Role"
});


            

Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

Unity:
Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone

See Also