Deletes a user resource tag relationship.

When you call this operation, take note of the following items:

  • You can only delete user tags.
    Note User labels are manually added to instances by users. A system Tag is a tag that Alibaba Cloud services add to instances. System labels are divided into visible labels and invisible labels.
  • If you delete a resource tag relationship that is not associated with any resources, you must delete the tags.


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Request header

This operation uses common request parameters only. For more information, see Common parameters.

Request syntax

DELETE /openapi/tags HTTPS|HTTP

Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
ResourceIds String Required ["es-cn-09k1rocex0006****","es-cn-oew1rgiev0009****"]

The resource list that you want to delete.

ResourceType String Required INSTANCE

The type of the resource. Fixed to INSTANCE .

TagKeys String No ["tagKey1","tagKey2"]

The list of tags that you want to delete. The list can contain up to 20 subitems.

All Boolean No false

Specifies whether to delete all parts. Default value: false . This parameter is valid only when TagKeys is not specified.

  • All=true you call this operation with when TagKeys is empty and all resource tag relationships under the Resource are deleted. For resources without tags, the interface is not processed and success is returned.
  • When TagKeys is null and All=false, the API is not processed and success is returned.
  • TagKeys is not empty. All is ignored when this operation is called, whether it is true or false.
  • After the TagKeys specified are are, you can call this operation to delete the specified tags from resources. If the specified tag does not exist on a resource, the specified tag is not processed.
  • If the requested resource does not exist, the system returns InvalidResourceId.NotFound when you call this operation.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String F99407AB-2FA9-489E-A259-40CF6D******

The ID of the request.

Result Boolean true

Return results:

  • true: deleted
  • false: Failed


Sample requests

DELETE /openapi/tags? ResourceType=INSTANCE&ResourceIds=%5B%22es-cn-09k1rocex0006****%22%5D HTTP/1.1
Common request header

Sample success responses

JSON format

    "RequestId": "3D8795D9-8FF5-46B2-86E6-E3B40*******"

Error codes

HttpCode Error code Error message Description
400 InstanceNotFound The instanceId provided does not exist. The error message returned because the specified instance cannot be found. Check the instance status.

For a list of error codes, visit the API Error Center.