Delete an Existing Database

{ deleteDataBase }

This will permanently delete a database on the selected data source server.

Method

/API2/dataSources/deleteDataBase
  • API Section: /API2/dataSources
  • API Version: 2.0
  • From Release: 2018.5
  • Can be used by Enterprise Admin users only
  • REST API only via POST actions.
  • Input Parameters

    Name

    databaseId

    Type

    string

    Description

    The database's ID

    Output Response

    Successful Result Code

    200

    Response Type

    Description of Response Type

    Generic API response object with success or failure flag and related messages.

    Notes

    This function should be used very cautiously, because it will delete the selected server. This does not apply to MS OLAP, Tabular or Hana databases.

    Examples