AWS Backup
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Deletes the resource selection associated with a backup plan that is specified by the SelectionId.

Request Syntax

DELETE /backup/plans/backupPlanId/selections/selectionId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request requires the following URI parameters.


Uniquely identifies a backup plan.


Uniquely identifies the body of a request to assign a set of resources to a backup plan.

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200

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 that something is wrong with a parameter's value. For example, the value is out of range.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Indicates that a required parameter is missing.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A resource that is required for the action doesn't exist.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request failed due to a temporary failure of the server.

HTTP Status Code: 500

See Also

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