AWS Identity and Access Management
API Reference (API Version 2010-05-08)

UntagUser

Removes the specified tags from the user. For more information about tagging, see Tagging IAM Identities in the IAM User Guide.

Request Parameters

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

TagKeys.member.N

A list of key names as a simple array of strings. The tags with matching keys are removed from the specified user.

Type: Array of strings

Array Members: Maximum number of 50 items.

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

Pattern: [\p{L}\p{Z}\p{N}_.:/=+\-@]+

Required: Yes

UserName

The name of the IAM user from which you want to remove tags.

This parameter accepts (through its regex pattern) a string of characters that consist 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

Errors

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

ConcurrentModification

The request was rejected because multiple requests to change this object were submitted simultaneously. Wait a few minutes and submit your request again.

HTTP Status Code: 409

NoSuchEntity

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

HTTP Status Code: 404

ServiceFailure

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

HTTP Status Code: 500

Example

The following example is formatted with line breaks for legibility.

The following example shows how to remove tags that are attached to a user whose IAM user name is anika.

Sample Request

POST / HTTP/1.1 Host: https://iam.amazonaws.com Accept-Encoding: identity User-Agent: aws-cli/1.11.143 Python/3.6.1 Linux/3.2.45-0.6.wd.865.49.315.metal1.x86_64 botocore/1.7.1 X-Amz-Date: 20170929T183048Z Authorization: <auth details> Content-Length: 74 Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded Action=UntagUser&Version=2010-05-08&UserName=anika &TagKeys.member.1=Dept

Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK x-amzn-RequestId: EXAMPLE8-90ab-cdef-fedc-ba987EXAMPLE Content-Type: text/xml Content-Length: 198 Date: Fri, 29 Sep 2017 18:30:47 GMT <UntagUserResponse xmlns="https://iam.amazonaws.com/doc/2010-05-08/"> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>EXAMPLE8-90ab-cdef-fedc-ba987EXAMPLE</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </UntagUserResponse>

See Also

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