Deletes an access key. If the user is a member of any group or has user policies, signing certificates, access keys, and a login profile, you must use the recursive option.


euare-userdelkey [-u user_name] -k user_key_id [-r]


Option Description Required
-u, --user-name user_name Name of the user that the access keys belongs to No
-k, --user-key-id The access key ID for the access key ID and secret access key you want to delete. Yes
-r, --recursive Deletes the user from associated groups and deletes the user's credentials and policies along with the user. No

Common Options

Option Description
--region=region Region to direct requests to.
-U url,--url=url Override service URL with this value.
--as-account account This Eucalyptus extension is for use by the system administrator to act as the account administrator of the specified account without changing to account administrator's role.
-I access_key_id, --access-key=access_key_id Override configured access key ID with this value.
-S secret_key, --secret-key=secret_key Override configured secret key with this value.
--security-token=token Security token.
-D, --debug Prints what the command sends to the server and what it receives from the server. Use when you're trying to debug Euca2ools.
--debugger Enable interactive debugger on error.
-h,--help Display the manual page for the command.
--version Display the version of this tool.


Eucalyptus does not return any message.


euare-userdelkey -u myuser -k UDHYLIGYKLURDIBAIUEMJ