AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Deletes a virtual MFA device.

You must deactivate a user's virtual MFA device before you can delete it. For information about deactivating MFA devices, see DeactivateMFADevice.


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

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


public abstract DeleteVirtualMFADeviceResponse DeleteVirtualMFADevice(
         DeleteVirtualMFADeviceRequest request
Type: Amazon.IdentityManagement.Model.DeleteVirtualMFADeviceRequest

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

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


DeleteConflictException The request was rejected because it attempted to delete a resource that has attached subordinate entities. The error message describes these entities.
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 delete-virtual-mfa-device command removes the specified MFA device from the current AWS account.

To remove a virtual MFA device

var response = client.DeleteVirtualMFADevice(new DeleteVirtualMFADeviceRequest 
    SerialNumber = "arn:aws:iam::123456789012:mfa/ExampleName"


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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