Applications API - POST tags

Assigns custom tags to the specified application. You only need to provide a tag value. The CONTEXTLESS context will be assigned automatically.

The request consumes an application/json payload.

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


Parameter Type Description In Required
meIdentifier string

The Dynatrace entity ID of the application you want to update.

path required
body UpdateEntity body optional

The UpdateEntity object

A list of tags to be assigned to a Dynatrace entity.

Element Type Description Required
tags string[]

A list of tags to be assigned to a Dynatrace entity.


Response format

A successful request doesn't return any content.


In this example, the request assigns the tags iOS app and Android app to the easyTravel Demo application, which has the ID MOBILE_APPLICATION-752C288D59734C79.

The API token is passed in the Authorization header.


curl -X POST \ \
  -H 'Authorization: Api-Token abcdefjhij1234567890' \  
  -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
  -d '{
  "tags": [
    "iOS app",
    "Android app"

Request URL

Request body

  "tags": [
    "iOS app",
    "Android app"

Response code