UpdateGroup - Identity Store


For the specified group in the specified identity store, updates the group metadata and attributes.

Request Syntax

{ "GroupId": "string", "IdentityStoreId": "string", "Operations": [ { "AttributePath": "string", "AttributeValue": JSON value } ] }

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 identifier for a group in the identity store.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 47.

Pattern: ([0-9a-f]{10}-|)[A-Fa-f0-9]{8}-[A-Fa-f0-9]{4}-[A-Fa-f0-9]{4}-[A-Fa-f0-9]{4}-[A-Fa-f0-9]{12}

Required: Yes


The globally unique identifier for the identity store.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 36.

Pattern: d-[0-9a-f]{10}$|^[0-9a-f]{8}-[0-9a-f]{4}-[0-9a-f]{4}-[0-9a-f]{4}-[0-9a-f]{12}

Required: Yes


A list of AttributeOperation objects to apply to the requested group. These operations might add, replace, or remove an attribute.

Type: Array of AttributeOperation objects

Array Members: Minimum number of 1 item. Maximum number of 100 items.

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.


You do not have sufficient access to perform this action.

HTTP Status Code: 400


This request cannot be completed for one of the following reasons:

  • Performing the requested operation would violate an existing uniqueness claim in the identity store. Resolve the conflict before retrying this request.

  • The requested resource was being concurrently modified by another request.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request processing has failed because of an unknown error, exception or failure with an internal server.

HTTP Status Code: 500


Indicates that a requested resource is not found.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request would cause the number of users or groups in the identity store to exceed the maximum allowed.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Indicates that the principal has crossed the throttling limits of the API operations.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request failed because it contains a syntax error.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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