Use DeleteRolePolicy with an Amazon SDK or command line tool - Amazon Identity and Access Management
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Use DeleteRolePolicy with an Amazon SDK or command line tool

The following code examples show how to use DeleteRolePolicy.

.NET
Amazon SDK for .NET
Note

There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

/// <summary> /// Delete an IAM role policy. /// </summary> /// <param name="roleName">The name of the IAM role.</param> /// <param name="policyName">The name of the IAM role policy to delete.</param> /// <returns>A Boolean value indicating the success of the action.</returns> public async Task<bool> DeleteRolePolicyAsync(string roleName, string policyName) { var response = await _IAMService.DeleteRolePolicyAsync(new DeleteRolePolicyRequest { PolicyName = policyName, RoleName = roleName, }); return response.HttpStatusCode == System.Net.HttpStatusCode.OK; }
CLI
Amazon CLI

To remove a policy from an IAM role

The following delete-role-policy command removes the policy named ExamplePolicy from the role named Test-Role.

aws iam delete-role-policy \ --role-name Test-Role \ --policy-name ExamplePolicy

This command produces no output.

For more information, see Modifying a role in the Amazon IAM User Guide.

JavaScript
SDK for JavaScript (v3)
Note

There's more on GitHub. Find the complete example and learn how to set up and run in the Amazon Code Examples Repository.

import { DeleteRolePolicyCommand, IAMClient } from "@aws-sdk/client-iam"; const client = new IAMClient({}); /** * * @param {string} roleName * @param {string} policyName */ export const deleteRolePolicy = (roleName, policyName) => { const command = new DeleteRolePolicyCommand({ RoleName: roleName, PolicyName: policyName, }); return client.send(command); };
  • For API details, see DeleteRolePolicy in Amazon SDK for JavaScript API Reference.

PowerShell
Tools for PowerShell

Example 1: This example deletes the inline policy S3AccessPolicy that is embedded in the IAM role S3BackupRole.

Remove-IAMRolePolicy -PolicyName S3AccessPolicy -RoleName S3BackupRole
  • For API details, see DeleteRolePolicy in Amazon Tools for PowerShell Cmdlet Reference.

For a complete list of Amazon SDK developer guides and code examples, see Using IAM with an Amazon SDK. This topic also includes information about getting started and details about previous SDK versions.