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Amazon Athena Documentation (API Version 2017-05-18)

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Updates the workgroup with the specified name. The workgroup's name cannot be changed.

Request Syntax

{ "ConfigurationUpdates": { "BytesScannedCutoffPerQuery": number, "EnforceWorkGroupConfiguration": boolean, "PublishCloudWatchMetricsEnabled": boolean, "RemoveBytesScannedCutoffPerQuery": boolean, "RequesterPaysEnabled": boolean, "ResultConfigurationUpdates": { "EncryptionConfiguration": { "EncryptionOption": "string", "KmsKey": "string" }, "OutputLocation": "string", "RemoveEncryptionConfiguration": boolean, "RemoveOutputLocation": boolean } }, "Description": "string", "State": "string", "WorkGroup": "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 workgroup configuration that will be updated for the given workgroup.

Type: WorkGroupConfigurationUpdates object

Required: No


The workgroup description.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 1024.

Required: No


The workgroup state that will be updated for the given workgroup.

Type: String


Required: No


The specified workgroup that will be updated.

Type: String

Pattern: [a-zA-z0-9._-]{1,128}

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.


Indicates a platform issue, which may be due to a transient condition or outage.

HTTP Status Code: 500


Indicates that something is wrong with the input to the request. For example, a required parameter may be missing or out of range.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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