AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Deletes the specified inline policy that is embedded in the specified IAM group.

A group can also have managed policies attached to it. To detach a managed policy from a group, use DetachGroupPolicy. For more information about policies, refer to Managed Policies and Inline Policies in the IAM User Guide.


For .NET Core, PCL and Unity this operation is only available in asynchronous form. Please refer to DeleteGroupPolicyAsync.

Namespace: Amazon.IdentityManagement
Assembly: AWSSDK.IdentityManagement.dll
Version: 3.x.y.z


public abstract DeleteGroupPolicyResponse DeleteGroupPolicy(
         DeleteGroupPolicyRequest request
Type: Amazon.IdentityManagement.Model.DeleteGroupPolicyRequest

Container for the necessary parameters to execute the DeleteGroupPolicy service method.

Return Value
The response from the DeleteGroupPolicy service method, as returned by IdentityManagementService.


LimitExceededException The request was rejected because it attempted to create resources beyond the current AWS account limits. The error message describes the limit exceeded.
NoSuchEntityException The request was rejected because it referenced an entity that does not exist. The error message describes the entity.
ServiceFailureException The request processing has failed because of an unknown error, exception or failure.


The following command deletes the policy named ExamplePolicy from the group named Admins:

To delete a policy from an IAM group

var response = client.DeleteGroupPolicy(new DeleteGroupPolicyRequest 
    GroupName = "Admins",
    PolicyName = "ExamplePolicy"


Version Information

.NET Framework:
Supported in: 4.5, 4.0, 3.5

Portable Class Library:
Supported in: Windows Store Apps
Supported in: Windows Phone 8.1
Supported in: Xamarin Android
Supported in: Xamarin iOS (Unified)
Supported in: Xamarin.Forms

Supported Versions: 4.6 and above
Supported Platforms: Android, iOS, Standalone

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