Reports API - POST subscribe to a report

Subscribes the specified users to the specified report. All existing subscriptions remain intact.

The request consumes and produces an application/json payload.

Early Adopter

This request is an Early Adopter release and may be changed in non-compatible way.

POST
  • Managed https://{your-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/config/v1/reports/{id}/subscribe
  • SaaS https://{your-environment-id}.live.dynatrace.com/api/config/v1/reports/{id}/subscribe
  • Environment ActiveGate https://{your-activegate-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/config/v1/reports/{id}/subscribe

Authentication

To execute this request, you need the Write configuration (WriteConfig) permission assigned to your API token. To learn how to obtain and use it, see Tokens and authentication.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description In Required
id string

The ID of the report to subscribe to.

path required
body ReportSubscriptions

The JSON body of the request. Contains a list of new subscribers.

body optional

Body format

The ReportSubscriptions object

Configuration of a report subscription.

Element Type Description Required
schedule string

The schedule of the subscription.

  • Weekly subscribers receive the report every Monday at midnight.
  • Monthly subscribers receive the report on the first Monday of the month at midnight.
required
recipients string[]

A list of the recipients.

You can specify email addresses or Dynatrace user IDs here.

required

Response

Response codes

Code Description
201

Success. The new subscriptions have been created. The response body contains the report ID.

400

Failed. The input is invalid.

Response body

The EntityShortRepresentation object

The short representation of a Dynatrace entity.

Element Type Description
id string

The ID of the Dynatrace entity.

name string

The name of the Dynatrace entity.

description string

A short description of the Dynatrace entity.

Example

In this example, the request updates the report from the POST request example. It adds the weekly subscriptions for the Dynatrace user ryan.white.

The API token is passed in the Authorization header.

Curl

curl -X POST \
  https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/config/v1/reports/f78f78f5-00bd-4cc1-9e8b-ecfd1e379a73/subscribe \
  -H 'Accept: application/json' \  
  -H 'Authorization: Api-token abcdefjhij1234567890' \
  -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
  -d '{
    "schedule": "WEEK",
    "recipients": [
      "ryan.white"
    ]
  }
'

Request URL

https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/config/v1/reports/f78f78f5-00bd-4cc1-9e8b-ecfd1e379a73/subscribe

Request body

{
  "schedule": "WEEK",
  "recipients": [
    "ryan.white"
  ]
}

Response body

{
  "id": "f78f78f5-00bd-4cc1-9e8b-ecfd1e379a73"
}

Response code

201