AWS OpsWorks
API Reference (API Version 2013-02-18)


Detaches a specified Elastic Load Balancing instance from its layer.

Required Permissions: To use this action, an IAM user must have a Manage permissions level for the stack, or an attached policy that explicitly grants permissions. For more information on user permissions, see Managing User Permissions.

Request Syntax

{ "ElasticLoadBalancerName": "string", "LayerId": "string" }

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The Elastic Load Balancing instance's name.

Type: String

Required: Yes


The ID of the layer that the Elastic Load Balancing instance is attached to.

Type: String

Required: Yes

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.


Indicates that a resource was not found.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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