DeleteGroupPolicy - AWS Identity and Access Management

DeleteGroupPolicy

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

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

Request Syntax

{ "GroupName": "string", "PolicyName": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

GroupName

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

This parameter allows (through 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: _+=,.@-

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: [\w+=,.@-]+

Required: Yes

PolicyName

The name identifying the policy document to delete.

This parameter allows (through 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: _+=,.@-

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: [\w+=,.@-]+

Required: Yes

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response with an empty HTTP body.

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

LimitExceededException

The request was rejected because it attempted to create resources beyond the current AWS account limits. The error message describes the limit exceeded.

HTTP Status Code: 400

NoSuchEntityException

The request was rejected because it referenced a resource entity that does not exist. The error message describes the resource.

HTTP Status Code: 400

ServiceFailureException

The request processing has failed because of an unknown error, exception or failure.

HTTP Status Code: 400

Examples

Example

This example illustrates one usage of DeleteGroupPolicy.

Sample Request

https://iam.amazonaws.com/?Action=DeleteGroupPolicy &GroupName=Admins &PolicyName=AdminFullAccess &Version=2010-05-08 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<DeleteGroupPolicyResponse xmlns="https://iam.amazonaws.com/doc/2010-05-08/"> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>7a62c49f-347e-4fc4-9331-6e8eEXAMPLE</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </DeleteGroupPolicyResponse>

See Also

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