AWS Code Sample
Catalog demonstrates how to delete an IAM user. This is only possible for users with no associated resources.

/* * Copyright 2010-2019, Inc. or its affiliates. All Rights Reserved. * * 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 * * * * or in the "license" file accompanying this file. 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. */ package aws.example.iam; import; import; import; import; /** * Deletes an IAM user. This is only possible for users with no associated * resources */ public class DeleteUser { public static void main(String[] args) { final String USAGE = "To run this example, supply a username\n" + "Ex: DeleteUser <username>\n"; if (args.length != 1) { System.out.println(USAGE); System.exit(1); } String username = args[0]; final AmazonIdentityManagement iam = AmazonIdentityManagementClientBuilder.defaultClient(); DeleteUserRequest request = new DeleteUserRequest() .withUserName(username); try { iam.deleteUser(request); } catch (DeleteConflictException e) { System.out.println("Unable to delete user. Verify user is not" + " associated with any resources"); throw e; } System.out.println("Successfully deleted IAM user " + username); } }

Sample Details

Service: iam

Last tested: 2018-01-15

Author: soo-aws

Type: full-example

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