Delete an external authentication binding. If the external binding currently has an active billing item associated you will be prevented from deleting the binding. The alternative method to remove an external authentication binding is to use the service cancellation form.
Disabling an external binding will allow you to keep the external binding on your SoftLayer account, but will not require you to authentication with our trusted 2 form factor vendor when logging into the SoftLayer customer portal.
You may supply one of the following reason when you disable an external binding: *Unspecified *TemporarilyUnavailable *Lost *Stolen
Enabling an external binding will activate the binding on your account and require you to authenticate with our trusted 3rd party 2 form factor vendor when logging into the SoftLayer customer portal.
Please note that API access will be disabled for users that have an active external binding.
The SoftLayer_User_Customer_External_Binding data type contains general information for a single external binding. This includes the 3rd party vendor, type of binding, and a unique identifier and password that is used to authenticate against the 3rd party service.