DeleteDatasetContent - AWS IoT Analytics


Deletes the content of the specified dataset.

Request Syntax

DELETE /datasets/datasetName/content?versionId=versionId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The name of the dataset whose content is deleted.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: (^(?!_{2}))(^[a-zA-Z0-9_]+$)

Required: Yes


The version of the dataset whose content is deleted. You can also use the strings "$LATEST" or "$LATEST_SUCCEEDED" to delete the latest or latest successfully completed data set. If not specified, "$LATEST_SUCCEEDED" is the default.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 7. Maximum length of 36.

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.


There was an internal failure.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request was not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


A resource with the specified name could not be found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The service is temporarily unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 503


The request was denied due to request throttling.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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