EnableOrganizationAdminAccount - Amazon GuardDuty


Designates an AWS account within the organization as your GuardDuty delegated administrator. Only the organization's management account can run this API operation.

Request Syntax

POST /admin/enable HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json { "adminAccountId": "string" }

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The AWS account ID for the organization account to be enabled as a GuardDuty delegated administrator.

Type: String

Required: Yes

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.


A bad request exception object.

HTTP Status Code: 400


An internal server error exception object.

HTTP Status Code: 500

See Also

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