Tokens API - PUT an existing token

Updates the specified Dynatrace API authentication token. You can:

  • Change the token name.
  • Add or remove token permissions.
  • Revoke the token. A revoked token still exists in the environment, but it can't be used.

The request consumes an application/json payload.

  • Managed https://{your-domain}/e/{your-environment-id}/api/v1/tokens/{id}
  • SaaS https://{your-environment-id}{id}


Parameter Type Description In Required
id string

The ID of the token to be updated.

You can't update the token you're using for authentication of the request.

path required
body UpdateTenantToken

The JSON body of the request. Contains updated parameters of the token.

body required

The UpdateTenantToken object

Update of an existing token.

Element Type Description Required
revoked boolean

The token is revoked (true) or active (false).

name string

The name of the token.

scopes string[]

The list of permissions assigned to the token.

Apart from the new permissions, you need to submit the existing permissions you want to keep, too. Any existing permission, missing in the payload, is revoked.

  • DeploymentManagement: Deployment management.
  • AdvancedSyntheticIntegration: Synthetic Classic integration.
  • AppMonIntegration: AppMon integration for hybrid deployments.
  • CaptureRequestData: Capture request data.
  • DTAQLAccess: User sessions.
  • DataExport: Access problem and event feed, metrics, and topology.
  • DataImport: Import data and events from external sources.
  • DataPrivacy: Change data privacy settings.
  • Davis: Davis assistant integration.
  • DcrumIntegration: Dynatrace NAM integration.
  • DssFileManagement: Mobile symbolication file management.
  • ExternalSyntheticIntegration: Create and read synthetic monitors, locations, and nodes.
  • InstallerDownload: Download Dynatrace OneAgent.
  • LogExport: Read log content.
  • LogImport: Log import.
  • PluginUpload: Upload extensions using the command line.
  • ReadAuditLogs: Read audit log.
  • ReadConfig: Read configuration.
  • ReadSyntheticData: Read synthetic monitors, locations, and nodes.
  • RestRequestForwarding: Fetch data from a remote environment.* RumJavaScriptTagManagement: Real user monitoring JavaScript tag management.
  • SupportAlert: Create support alerts.
  • TenantTokenManagement: Token management.
  • UserSessionAnonymization: Anonymize user session data for data privacy reasons.
  • WriteConfig: Write configuration.
The scopes element can hold these values.

Possible values

Possible values for the scopes element in the UpdateTenantToken object:

  • AdvancedSyntheticIntegration
  • AppMonIntegration
  • CaptureRequestData
  • DTAQLAccess
  • DataExport
  • DataImport
  • DataPrivacy
  • Davis
  • DcrumIntegration
  • DeploymentManagement
  • DssFileManagement
  • ExternalSyntheticIntegration
  • InstallerDownload
  • LogExport
  • LogImport
  • PluginUpload
  • ReadAuditLogs
  • ReadConfig
  • ReadSyntheticData
  • RestRequestForwarding
  • RumJavaScriptTagManagement
  • SupportAlert
  • TenantTokenManagement
  • UserSessionAnonymization
  • WriteConfig

Response format

A successful request doesn't return any content.


In this example, the request queries the metadata of the admin token, which has the ID of d5836312-5790-4e80-afcf-09971954c3ea. It assigns two new permissions: Real user monitoring JavaScript tag management and ActiveGate certificate management. The name and validity of the token remain intact. The response code of 204 indicates that the update was successful.

The token, as displayed in the Dynatrace interface, has the following settings before the edit:

Dynatrace API authentication token

The API token is passed in the Authorization header.

You can download or copy the example request body to try it out on your own.


curl -X PUT \ \
  -H 'Authorization: Api-Token abcdefjhij1234567890' \
  -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
  -d '{
  "scopes": [

Request URL

Request body

  "scopes": [

Response code



The updated token, as displayed in the Dynatrace interface, has the following parameters: Dynatrace API authentication token - updated