DeregisterFromWorkMail - Amazon WorkMail


Mark a user, group, or resource as no longer used in WorkMail. This action disassociates the mailbox and schedules it for clean-up. WorkMail keeps mailboxes for 30 days before they are permanently removed. The functionality in the console is Disable.

Request Syntax

{ "EntityId": "string", "OrganizationId": "string" }

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 the member to be updated.

The identifier can be UserId, ResourceId, or Group Id, Username, Resourcename, or Groupname, or email.

  • Entity ID: 12345678-1234-1234-1234-123456789012, r-0123456789a0123456789b0123456789, or S-1-1-12-1234567890-123456789-123456789-1234

  • Email address: entity@domain.tld

  • Entity name: entity

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 256.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9._%+@-]+

Required: Yes


The identifier for the organization under which the WorkMail entity exists.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 34.

Pattern: ^m-[0-9a-f]{32}$

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.


The identifier supplied for the user, group, or resource does not exist in your organization.

HTTP Status Code: 400


You are performing an operation on a user, group, or resource that isn't in the expected state, such as trying to delete an active user.

HTTP Status Code: 400


One or more of the input parameters don't match the service's restrictions.

HTTP Status Code: 400


An operation received a valid organization identifier that either doesn't belong or exist in the system.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The organization must have a valid state to perform certain operations on the organization or its members.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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