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[ aws . iot ]

delete-certificate

Description

Deletes the specified certificate.

A certificate cannot be deleted if it has a policy or IoT thing attached to it or if its status is set to ACTIVE. To delete a certificate, first use the DetachPrincipalPolicy API to detach all policies. Next, use the UpdateCertificate API to set the certificate to the INACTIVE status.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.

Synopsis

  delete-certificate
--certificate-id <value>
[--force-delete | --no-force-delete]
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]

Options

--certificate-id (string)

The ID of the certificate. (The last part of the certificate ARN contains the certificate ID.)

--force-delete | --no-force-delete (boolean)

Forces the deletion of a certificate if it is inactive and is not attached to an IoT thing.

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values. It is not possible to pass arbitrary binary values using a JSON-provided value as the string will be taken literally.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.

Examples

To delete a device certificate

The following delete-certificate example deletes the device certificate with the specified ID.

aws iot delete-certificate \
    --certificate-id c0c57bbc8baaf4631a9a0345c957657f5e710473e3ddbee1428d216d54d53ac9

This command produces no output.

For more information, see DeleteCertificate in the AWS IoT API Reference.

Output

None