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

The following code examples show how to use RemoveUserFromGroup.

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Amazon SDK for .NET

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/// <summary> /// Remove a user from an IAM group. /// </summary> /// <param name="userName">The username of the user to remove.</param> /// <param name="groupName">The name of the IAM group to remove the user from.</param> /// <returns>A Boolean value indicating the success of the action.</returns> public async Task<bool> RemoveUserFromGroupAsync(string userName, string groupName) { // Remove the user from the group. var removeUserRequest = new RemoveUserFromGroupRequest() { UserName = userName, GroupName = groupName, }; var response = await _IAMService.RemoveUserFromGroupAsync(removeUserRequest); return response.HttpStatusCode == HttpStatusCode.OK; }
Amazon CLI

To remove a user from an IAM group

The following remove-user-from-group command removes the user named Bob from the IAM group named Admins.

aws iam remove-user-from-group \ --user-name Bob \ --group-name Admins

This command produces no output.

For more information, see Adding and removing users in an IAM user group in the Amazon IAM User Guide.

Tools for PowerShell

Example 1: This example removes the IAM user Bob from the group Testers.

Remove-IAMUserFromGroup -GroupName Testers -UserName Bob

Example 2: This example finds any groups of which IAM user Theresa is a member, and then removes Theresa from those groups.

$groups = Get-IAMGroupForUser -UserName Theresa foreach ($group in $groups) { Remove-IAMUserFromGroup -GroupName $group.GroupName -UserName Theresa -Force }

Example 3: This example shows an alternate way of removing the IAM user Bob from the Testers group.

Get-IAMGroupForUser -UserName Bob | Remove-IAMUserFromGroup -UserName Bob -GroupName Testers -Force

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