BatchDeleteRumMetricDefinitions - CloudWatch RUM


Removes the specified metrics from being sent to an extended metrics destination.

If some metric definition IDs specified in a BatchDeleteRumMetricDefinitions operations are not valid, those metric definitions fail and return errors, but all valid metric definition IDs in the same operation are still deleted.

The maximum number of metric definitions that you can specify in one BatchDeleteRumMetricDefinitions operation is 200.

Request Syntax

DELETE /rummetrics/AppMonitorName/metrics?destination=Destination&destinationArn=DestinationArn&metricDefinitionIds=MetricDefinitionIds HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The name of the CloudWatch RUM app monitor that is sending these metrics.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 255.

Pattern: ^(?!\.)[\.\-_#A-Za-z0-9]+$

Required: Yes


Defines the destination where you want to stop sending the specified metrics. Valid values are CloudWatch and Evidently. If you specify Evidently, you must also specify the ARN of the CloudWatchEvidently experiment that is to be the destination and an IAM role that has permission to write to the experiment.

Valid Values: CloudWatch | Evidently

Required: Yes


This parameter is required if Destination is Evidently. If Destination is CloudWatch, do not use this parameter.

This parameter specifies the ARN of the Evidently experiment that was receiving the metrics that are being deleted.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 0. Maximum length of 2048.

Pattern: arn:[^:]*:[^:]*:[^:]*:[^:]*:.*


An array of structures which define the metrics that you want to stop sending.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 255.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "Errors": [ { "ErrorCode": "string", "ErrorMessage": "string", "MetricDefinitionId": "string" } ], "MetricDefinitionIds": [ "string" ] }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


An array of error objects, if the operation caused any errors.

Type: Array of BatchDeleteRumMetricDefinitionsError objects


The IDs of the metric definitions that were deleted.

Type: Array of strings

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 255.


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


You don't have sufficient permissions to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 403


This operation attempted to create a resource that already exists.

HTTP Status Code: 409


Internal service exception.

HTTP Status Code: 500


Resource not found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request was throttled because of quota limits.

HTTP Status Code: 429


One of the arguments for the request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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