Amazon DynamoDB
Developer Guide (API Version 2012-08-10)

Step 5: (Optional) Delete the Table

To delete the Movies table:

  1. Copy and paste the following program into a file named

    # # Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. # # This file is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). # You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. A copy of # the License is located at # # # # This file is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR # CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the # specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License. # from __future__ import print_function # Python 2/3 compatibility import boto3 dynamodb = boto3.resource('dynamodb', region_name='us-west-2', endpoint_url="http://localhost:8000") table = dynamodb.Table('Movies') table.delete()
  2. To run the program, type the following command: