CancelSchemaExtension - AWS Directory Service


Cancels an in-progress schema extension to a Microsoft AD directory. Once a schema extension has started replicating to all domain controllers, the task can no longer be canceled. A schema extension can be canceled during any of the following states; Initializing, CreatingSnapshot, and UpdatingSchema.

Request Syntax

{ "DirectoryId": "string", "SchemaExtensionId": "string" }

Request Parameters

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The identifier of the directory whose schema extension will be canceled.

Type: String

Pattern: ^d-[0-9a-f]{10}$

Required: Yes


The identifier of the schema extension that will be canceled.

Type: String

Pattern: ^e-[0-9a-f]{10}$

Required: Yes

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.


A client exception has occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified entity could not be found.

HTTP Status Code: 400


An exception has occurred in AWS Directory Service.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The following examples are formatted for legibility.

Example Request

This example illustrates one usage of CancelSchemaExtension.

POST / HTTP/1.1 Host: Accept-Encoding: identity Content-Length: 68 X-Amz-Target: DirectoryService_20150416.CancelSchemaExtension X-Amz-Date: 20161212T231630Z User-Agent: aws-cli/1.11.24 Python/2.7.9 Windows/7 botocore/1.4.81 Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Authorization: AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential=AKIAI7E3BYXS3example/20161212/us-west-2/ds/aws4_request, SignedHeaders=content-type;host;x-amz-date;x-amz-target, Signature=14da7b7426d03c907c02a3e29f96158b8c1cd2be2e0f323a86b338a1614848f1 { "DirectoryId": "d-926example", "SchemaExtensionId": "e-926731d2a0" }

Example Response

This example illustrates one usage of CancelSchemaExtension.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK x-amzn-RequestId: 04eada50-c0c1-11e6-887b-29887bf36843 Content-Type: application/x-amz-json-1.1 Content-Length: 2 Date: Mon, 12 Dec 2016 23:16:32 GMT { }

See Also

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