DeleteSAMLProvider - AWS Identity and Access Management


Deletes a SAML provider resource in IAM.

Deleting the provider resource from IAM does not update any roles that reference the SAML provider resource's ARN as a principal in their trust policies. Any attempt to assume a role that references a non-existent provider resource ARN fails.


This operation requires Signature Version 4.

Request Syntax

{ "SAMLProviderArn": "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.


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the SAML provider to delete.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 20. Maximum length of 2048.

Required: Yes

Response Elements

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


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


The request was rejected because an invalid or out-of-range value was supplied for an input parameter.

HTTP Status Code: 400


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


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

HTTP Status Code: 400


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

HTTP Status Code: 400



This example illustrates one usage of DeleteSAMLProvider.

Sample Request &SAMLProviderArn=arn:aws:iam::123456789012:saml-provider/MyUniversity &Version=2010-05-08 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<DeleteSAMLProviderResponse xmlns=""> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>c749ee7f-99ef-11e1-a4c3-27EXAMPLE804</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </DeleteSAMLProviderResponse>

See Also

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