Synthetic locations API - DELETE a location

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Deletes an existing private synthetic location. Deletion cannot be undone.

DELETE
  • Managed https://{your-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/v1/synthetic/locations/{locationId}
  • SaaS https://{your-environment-id}.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/synthetic/locations/{locationId}
  • Environment ActiveGate https://{your-activegate-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/v1/synthetic/locations/{locationId}

Authentication

To execute this request, you need the Create and read synthetic monitors, locations, and nodes (ExternalSyntheticIntegration) permission assigned to your API token. To learn how to obtain and use it, see Tokens and authentication.

Parameters

Parameter Type Description In Required
locationId string

The Dynatrace entity ID of the private synthetic location to be deleted.

path required

Response

Response codes

Code Description
default

default response

Response body

A successful request doesn't return any content.

Example

In this example, the request deletes the private Synthetic location from the POST request example. The response code of 204 indicates that the deletion was successful.

The API token is passed in the Authorization header.

Curl

curl -X DELETE \
  https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/synthetic/locations/SYNTHETIC_LOCATION-8F419D1B53639A45 \
  -H 'Authorization: Api-Token abcdefjhij1234567890'

Request URL

https://mySampleEnv.live.dynatrace.com/api/v1/synthetic/locations/SYNTHETIC_LOCATION-8F419D1B53639A45

Response code

204