DeleteImport - Amazon Lex


Removes a previous import and the associated file stored in an S3 bucket.

Request Syntax

DELETE /imports/importId/ HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The unique identifier of the import to delete.

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 10.

Pattern: ^[0-9a-zA-Z]+$

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 202 Content-type: application/json { "importId": "string", "importStatus": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 202 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The unique identifier of the deleted import.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 10.

Pattern: ^[0-9a-zA-Z]+$


The current status of the deletion. When the deletion is complete, the import will no longer be returned by the ListImports operation and calls to the DescribeImport with the import identifier will fail.

Type: String

Valid Values: InProgress | Completed | Failed | Deleting


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


HTTP Status Code: 500


HTTP Status Code: 412


HTTP Status Code: 402


HTTP Status Code: 429


HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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