DeleteCacheParameterGroup - Amazon ElastiCache
Services or capabilities described in Amazon Web Services documentation might vary by Region. To see the differences applicable to the China Regions, see Getting Started with Amazon Web Services in China (PDF).


Deletes the specified cache parameter group. You cannot delete a cache parameter group if it is associated with any cache clusters. You cannot delete the default cache parameter groups in your account.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.


The name of the cache parameter group to delete.


The specified cache security group must not be associated with any clusters.

Type: String

Required: Yes


For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.


The requested cache parameter group name does not refer to an existing cache parameter group.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The current state of the cache parameter group does not allow the requested operation to occur.

HTTP Status Code: 400


Two or more incompatible parameters were specified.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The value for a parameter is invalid.

HTTP Status Code: 400



This example illustrates one usage of DeleteCacheParameterGroup.

Sample Request ?Action=DeleteCacheParameterGroup &CacheParameterGroupName=myparametergroup &Version=2015-02-02 &SignatureVersion=4 &SignatureMethod=HmacSHA256 &Timestamp=20150202T192317Z &X-Amz-Credential=<credential>

Sample Response

<DeleteCacheParameterGroupResponse xmlns=""> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>d0a417cb-575b-11e0-8869-cd22b4f9d96f</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </DeleteCacheParameterGroupResponse>

See Also

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