DeleteNetworkAclEntry - Amazon Elastic Compute Cloud


Deletes the specified ingress or egress entry (rule) from the specified network ACL.

Request Parameters

The following parameters are for this specific action. For more information about required and optional parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Query Parameters.


Checks whether you have the required permissions for the action, without actually making the request, and provides an error response. If you have the required permissions, the error response is DryRunOperation. Otherwise, it is UnauthorizedOperation.

Type: Boolean

Required: No


Indicates whether the rule is an egress rule.

Type: Boolean

Required: Yes


The ID of the network ACL.

Type: String

Required: Yes


The rule number of the entry to delete.

Type: Integer

Required: Yes

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


The ID of the request.

Type: String


Is true if the request succeeds, and an error otherwise.

Type: Boolean


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common client error codes.



This example deletes ingress rule number 100 from the specified network ACL.

Sample Request &NetworkAclId=acl-2cb85d45 &RuleNumber=100 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<DeleteNetworkAclEntryResponse xmlns=""> <requestId>59dbff89-35bd-4eac-99ed-be587EXAMPLE</requestId> <return>true</return> </DeleteNetworkAclEntryResponse>

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: