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Last updated: 2023-08-18 14:28:00

1. API Description

Domain name for API request: ecm.tencentcloudapi.com.

Only security groups under the current account can be deleted.
A security group cannot be deleted directly if its instance ID is used in the policy of another security group. In this case, you need to modify the policy first before deleting the security group.
Deleted security groups cannot be recovered. Therefore, call this API with caution.

A maximum of 20 requests can be initiated per second for this API.

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2. Input Parameters

The following request parameter list only provides API request parameters and some common parameters. For the complete common parameter list, see Common Request Parameters.

Parameter Name Required Type Description
Action Yes String Common Params. The value used for this API: DeleteSecurityGroup.
Version Yes String Common Params. The value used for this API: 2019-07-19.
Region No String Common Params. This parameter is not required for this API.
SecurityGroupId Yes String Security group instance ID, such as esg-33ocnj9n, which can be obtained through the DescribeSecurityGroups API.

3. Output Parameters

Parameter Name Type Description
RequestId String The unique request ID, which is returned for each request. RequestId is required for locating a problem.

4. Example

Example1 Deleting security group

Input Example

&<Common request parameters>

Output Example

    "Response": {}

5. Developer Resources


TencentCloud API 3.0 integrates SDKs that support various programming languages to make it easier for you to call APIs.

Command Line Interface

6. Error Code

The following only lists the error codes related to the API business logic. For other error codes, see Common Error Codes.

Error Code Description
FailedOperation.InternalOperationFailure Internal error.
InvalidParameter.InvalidDataFormat The data format is incorrect.
InvalidParameterValue.Malformed The input parameter format is invalid.
MissingParameter The parameter is missing.
ResourceInUse The resource is in use.
ResourceNotFound The resource does not exist.
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