DeleteComponent - AWS IoT Greengrass


Deletes a version of a component from AWS IoT Greengrass.


This operation deletes the component's recipe and artifacts. As a result, deployments that refer to this component version will fail. If you have deployments that use this component version, you can remove the component from the deployment or update the deployment to use a valid version.

Request Syntax

DELETE /greengrass/v2/components/arn HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The ARN of the component version.

Pattern: arn:[^:]*:greengrass:[^:]*:(aws|[0-9]+):components:[^:]+:versions:[^:]+

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.


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


You don't have permission to perform the action.

HTTP Status Code: 403


Your request has conflicting operations. This can occur if you're trying to perform more than one operation on the same resource at the same time.

HTTP Status Code: 409


AWS IoT Greengrass can't process your request right now. Try again later.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The requested resource can't be found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


Your request exceeded a request rate quota. For example, you might have exceeded the amount of times that you can retrieve device or deployment status per second.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The request isn't valid. This can occur if your request contains malformed JSON or unsupported characters.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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