API v2.x

# deleteProfile

Deletes a security profile.

An error is returned if the profile is still in use.

# Query Syntax


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URL: http://kuzzle:7512/_profiles/<_id>[?refresh=wait_for][&onAssignedUsers=remove|fail]
Method: DELETE

# Other protocols

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  "controller": "security",
  "action": "deleteProfile",
  "_id": "<profileId> ",

  // optional arguments
  "onAssignedUsers": "<remove|fail>"

# Arguments

  • _id: profile identifier

# Optional:

  • refresh: if set to wait_for, Kuzzle will not respond until the profile deletion is indexed (default: "wait_for")
  • onAssignedUsers: if set to remove, Kuzzle will remove this profile from assigned users. If this was a user's sole profile, then the anonymous profile will be assigned. (default: "fail")
    Available since 2.4.0

# Response

Returns the deleted profile identifier.

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  "status": 200,
  "error": null,
  "result": {
    "_id": "<profileId>"
  "action": "deleteProfile",
  "controller": "security",
  "requestId": "<unique request identifier>"