DELETE /account/identity/{identity_id}/limit/{service}

Delete service limits set for an identity.

An HTTPS DELETE request sent to:{identity_id}/limit/{service}

A successful call to this endpoint returns: 204 No Content.


  1. Remove the limit for identity 1234567890abcdef1234567890abcdefn for Facebook:

curl -X DELETE
  -H 'Authorization: username:api_key'

If the call is successful, there is no JSON output.


Response code Description
Status 204 No Content The limit was successfully removed.
Status 404 Not Found

Occurs if you specify an identity id that does not exist and has never existed.

  "error": "An Identity with the supplied id was not found"
  "error": "A limit for <service> was not found for the Identity"
Status 410 Gone

Occurs if the identity has been deleted already.

  "error": "The Identity with the supplied id has been deleted"


  1. All calls to the API must be properly authenticated with a DataSift username and API key.
  2. All calls to the API must be versioned. The current version is v1.5.

Resource information

Rate limit cost: 25

Requires authentication: Yes

Response formats: JSON, JSONP