Process group log monitoring API - DELETE analysis job

Deletes or cancels the specified log analysis job.

The request produces an application/json payload.

  • Managed https://{your-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/v1/entity/infrastructure/process-groups/{pgId}/logs/jobs/{jobId}
  • SaaS https://{your-environment-id}{pgId}/logs/jobs/{jobId}


To execute this request, you need the Read log content (LogExport) permission assigned to your API token. To learn how to obtain and use it, see Tokens and authentication.


Parameter Type Description In Required
pgId string

The Dynatrace entity ID of the required process group.

path required
jobId string

The ID of the log analysis job to be deleted.

You can retrieve it from the response of the POST analysis job request.

path required

Response format

Element Type Description
message string The message on successful job deletion.


In this example the request deletes the log analysis job with the ID 32502e45-ed3d-47b9-b150-23e787ee285e.

The API token is passed in the Authorization header.

The response confirms job deletion.


curl -X DELETE \ \
  -H 'Authorization: Api-Token abcdefjhij1234567890'

Request URL

Response content

  "message":"Job has been deleted successfully"

Response code