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[ aws . organizations ]



Removes the specified member Amazon Web Services account as a delegated administrator for the specified Amazon Web Services service.


Deregistering a delegated administrator can have unintended impacts on the functionality of the enabled Amazon Web Services service. See the documentation for the enabled service before you deregister a delegated administrator so that you understand any potential impacts.

You can run this action only for Amazon Web Services services that support this feature. For a current list of services that support it, see the column Supports Delegated Administrator in the table at Amazon Web Services Services that you can use with Organizations in the Organizations User Guide.

This operation can be called only from the organization's management account.

See also: AWS API Documentation

See 'aws help' for descriptions of global parameters.


--account-id <value>
--service-principal <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--account-id (string)

The account ID number of the member account in the organization that you want to deregister as a delegated administrator.

--service-principal (string)

The service principal name of an Amazon Web Services service for which the account is a delegated administrator.

Delegated administrator privileges are revoked for only the specified Amazon Web Services service from the member account. If the specified service is the only service for which the member account is a delegated administrator, the operation also revokes Organizations read action permissions.

--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.