Cancels the deletion task of a CMK.

If the deletion task of a CMK is canceled, the CMK returns to the Enabled state.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes CancelKeyDeletion

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to CancelKeyDeletion.

KeyId String Yes 1234abcd-12ab-34cd-56ef-12345678****

The ID of the CMK. The ID must be globally unique.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String 3da5b8cc-8107-40ac-a170-793cd181d7b7

The ID of the request, which is used to locate and troubleshoot issues.


Sample requests

&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format

HTTP/1.1 200 OK


JSON format

HTTP/1.1 200 OK

  "RequestId" : "3da5b8cc-8107-40ac-a170-793cd181d7b7"

Error codes

HTTP status code Error code Error message Description
400 InvalidParameter The specified parameter is not valid. The error message returned because an invalid value is specified for the parameter.
404 Forbidden.KeyNotFound The specified Key is not found. The error message returned because the specified CMK does not exist.
404 InvalidAccessKeyId.NotFound The Access Key ID provided does not exist in our records. The error message returned because the specified AccessKey ID does not exist.

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