DisassociateDefaultView - AWS Resource Explorer


After you call this operation, the affected AWS Region no longer has a default view. All Search operations in that Region must explicitly specify a view or the operation fails. You can configure a new default by calling the AssociateDefaultView operation.

If an AWS Region doesn't have a default view configured, then users must explicitly specify a view with every Search operation performed in that Region.

Minimum permissions

To call this operation, you must have the following permissions:

  • Action: resource-explorer-2:DisassociateDefaultView

    Resource: No specific resource (*). However, an index must be present in the AWS Region in which you call the operation.

Related operations

Request Syntax

POST /DisassociateDefaultView HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

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.


The credentials that you used to call this operation don't have the minimum required permissions.

HTTP Status Code: 403


The request failed because of internal service error. Try your request again later.

HTTP Status Code: 500


You specified a resource that doesn't exist. Check the ID or ARN that you used to identity the resource, and try again.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request failed because you exceeded a rate limit for this operation. For more information, see Quotas for Resource Explorer.

HTTP Status Code: 429


You provided an invalid value for one of the operation's parameters. Check the syntax for the operation, and try again.

HTTP Status Code: 400



The following example disassociates the current default view in the AWS Region in which you invoke the operation. After performing this operation, all search operations in the Region must explicitly specify a view or they fail.

Sample Request

POST /DisassociateDefaultView HTTP/1.1 Host: resource-explorer-2.us-east-1.amazonaws.com X-Amz-Date: 20221101T200059Z Accept-Encoding: identity User-Agent: <UserAgentString> Content-Length: <PayloadSizeBytes> Authorization: AWS4-HMAC-SHA256 Credential=<Credential>, SignedHeaders=<Headers>, Signature=<Signature>

Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK Date: Tue, 01 Nov 2022 20:00:59 GMT Content-Type: application/json Content-Length: <PayloadSizeBytes>

See Also

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