AWS Code Sample


delete_access_key.cpp demonstrates how to delete the AWS access key pair for an IAM user.

/* Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. This file is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License"). You may not use this file except in compliance with the License. A copy of the License is located at This file is distributed on an "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND, either express or implied. See the License for the specific language governing permissions and limitations under the License. */ #include <aws/core/Aws.h> #include <aws/iam/IAMClient.h> #include <aws/iam/model/DeleteAccessKeyRequest.h> #include <iostream> /** * Deletes an access key from an IAM user, based on command line input */ int main(int argc, char** argv) { if (argc != 3) { std::cout << "Usage: delete_access_key <user_name> <access_key_id>" << std::endl; return 1; } Aws::SDKOptions options; Aws::InitAPI(options); { Aws::String user_name(argv[1]); Aws::String key_id(argv[2]); Aws::IAM::IAMClient iam; Aws::IAM::Model::DeleteAccessKeyRequest request; request.SetUserName(user_name); request.SetAccessKeyId(key_id); auto outcome = iam.DeleteAccessKey(request); if (!outcome.IsSuccess()) { std::cout << "Error deleting access key " << key_id << " from user " << user_name << ": " << outcome.GetError().GetMessage() << std::endl; } else { std::cout << "Successfully deleted access key " << key_id << " for IAM user " << user_name << std::endl; } } Aws::ShutdownAPI(options); return 0; }

Sample Details

Service: iam

Author: AWS

Type: full-example

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