AWS SDK Version 3 for .NET
API Reference

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Container for the parameters to the CancelKeyDeletion operation. Cancels the deletion of a customer master key (CMK). When this operation is successful, the CMK is set to the Disabled state. To enable a CMK, use EnableKey. You cannot perform this operation on a CMK in a different AWS account.

For more information about scheduling and canceling deletion of a CMK, see Deleting Customer Master Keys in the AWS Key Management Service Developer Guide.

The result of this operation varies with the key state of the CMK. For details, see How Key State Affects Use of a Customer Master Key in the AWS Key Management Service Developer Guide.

Inheritance Hierarchy


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


public class CancelKeyDeletionRequest : AmazonKeyManagementServiceRequest

The CancelKeyDeletionRequest type exposes the following members


Public Method CancelKeyDeletionRequest()


Public Property KeyId System.String

Gets and sets the property KeyId.

The unique identifier for the customer master key (CMK) for which to cancel deletion.

Specify the key ID or the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the CMK.

For example:

  • Key ID: 1234abcd-12ab-34cd-56ef-1234567890ab

  • Key ARN: arn:aws:kms:us-east-2:111122223333:key/1234abcd-12ab-34cd-56ef-1234567890ab

To get the key ID and key ARN for a CMK, use ListKeys or DescribeKey.


The following example cancels deletion of the specified CMK.

To cancel deletion of a customer master key (CMK)

var response = client.CancelKeyDeletion(new CancelKeyDeletionRequest 
    KeyId = "1234abcd-12ab-34cd-56ef-1234567890ab" // The identifier of the CMK whose deletion you are canceling. You can use the key ID or the Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the CMK.

string keyId = response.KeyId; // The ARN of the CMK whose deletion you canceled.


Version Information

.NET Standard:
Supported in: 1.3

.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