AWS-BulkDeleteAssociation - Amazon Systems Manager Automation runbook reference
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The AWS-BulkDeleteAssociation runbook helps you to delete up to 50 Systems Manager State Manager associations at a time.

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  • AutomationAssumeRole

    Type: String

    Description: (Optional) The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the Amazon Identity and Access Management (IAM) role that allows Systems Manager Automation to perform the actions on your behalf. If no role is specified, Systems Manager Automation uses the permissions of the user that starts this runbook.

  • AssociationIds

    Type: StringList

    Description: (Required) A comma-separated list of the IDs of the associations you want to delete.

Required IAM permissions

The AutomationAssumeRole parameter requires the following actions to successfully use the runbook.

  • ssm:DeleteAssociation

Document Steps

  • aws:executeScript - Deletes the associations you specify in the AssociationIds parameter.