DeleteAccessPoint - Amazon Elastic File System


Deletes the specified access point. After deletion is complete, new clients can no longer connect to the access points. Clients connected to the access point at the time of deletion will continue to function until they terminate their connection.

This operation requires permissions for the elasticfilesystem:DeleteAccessPoint action.

Request Syntax

DELETE /2015-02-01/access-points/AccessPointId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The ID of the access point that you want to delete.

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: ^(arn:aws[-a-z]*:elasticfilesystem:[0-9a-z-:]+:access-point/fsap-[0-9a-f]{8,40}|fsap-[0-9a-f]{8,40})$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 204

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 204 response with an empty HTTP body.



Returned if the specified AccessPointId value doesn't exist in the requester's AWS account.

HTTP Status Code: 404


Returned if the request is malformed or contains an error such as an invalid parameter value or a missing required parameter.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Returned if an error occurred on the server side.

HTTP Status Code: 500

See Also

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