DisableOrganizationAdminAccount - Amazon Detective


Removes the Detective administrator account in the current Region. Deletes the organization behavior graph.

Can only be called by the organization management account.

Removing the Detective administrator account does not affect the delegated administrator account for Detective in Organizations.

To remove the delegated administrator account in Organizations, use the Organizations API. Removing the delegated administrator account also removes the Detective administrator account in all Regions, except for Regions where the Detective administrator account is the organization management account.

Request Syntax

POST /orgs/disableAdminAccount HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200

Response Elements

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


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


The request issuer does not have permission to access this resource or perform this operation.

HTTP Status Code: 403


The request was valid but failed because of a problem with the service.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request cannot be completed because too many other requests are occurring at the same time.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The request parameters are invalid.

HTTP Status Code: 400



This example illustrates one usage of DisableOrganizationAdminAccount.

Sample Request

POST /orgs/disableAdminAccount HTTP/1.1 Host: api.detective.us-west-2.amazonaws.com Accept-Encoding: identity Content-Length: 0 Authorization: AUTHPARAMS X-Amz-Date: 20210923T193018Z User-Agent: aws-cli/1.14.29 Python/2.7.9 Windows/8 botocore/1.8.33


This example illustrates one usage of DisableOrganizationAdminAccount.

Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK Content-Length: 0 Date: Thu, 23 Sep 2021 23:07:46 GMT x-amzn-RequestId: 397d0549-0092-11e8-a0ee-a7f9aa6e7572 Connection: Keep-alive

See Also

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