Deleting an application -- synthetic API

The DELETE method of the applications API deletes an application.

Before you begin

You must obtain an authToken by using the login API. The token authenticates the user performing the operation. For details, see TSWS authentication .

Synthetic configuration APIs


  • If you have upgraded to version 11.3.02, you can access the Synthetic Blackout and Synthetic Time Frames APIs listed in this table.
  • If you are using version 11.3.01 or earlier, you can continue to use the Execution Plan APIs to access the Blackouts.
API Method Description

GET Retrieve the details of applications

Update an existing application

POST Create a new application
DELETE Delete an application

Execution Plans

GET Retrieve the details of Execution Plans
DELETE Delete an Execution Plan
Scripts GET Retrieve the details of scripts
Locations GET Retrieve the details of all locations


POST Retrieve the details of Blackouts
POST Activate the Blackout
POST Deactivate the Blackout
POST Delete a Blackout

Time Frames

POST Retrieve the details of Time Frames
POST Delete Time Frames

To delete an application

The applications API uses the DELETE method to delete an application. 

Request syntax


Request parameters

Element Description

Value of authToken

Query parameter
applicationId indicates the ID of the application on the Presentation Server (not the synthetic application ID).

Sample request with REST client

After accessing the REST client, perform the following steps:

  1. Enter the URLAPI.
    The generic format is as follows:
  2. Add a new header row and select Authorization as the header type.
  3. Enter the text authToken followed by the authToken generated through the login API. 
  4. Click Send.


If the delete operation is successful, the response is empty.

If the delete operation is not successful, the response is an error object.

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