Delete one specified Historics query. If the query is currently running, stop it.

An HTTP DELETE request sent to:


A successful call to this endpoint returns: 204 No Content. No JSON object is returned to you.


Parameter Description

The id of a Historics query.

Example values: 2490313575797478a5c3


  1. Delete an Historics query with the specified id:

curl -X DELETE https://api.datasift.com/v1.6/historics/delete?id=6cc90a14f570c4acdd22 \
  -H 'Authorization: username:apikey'

Error Responses:

Response code Description
404 Occurs if no Historics query can be found with the specified ID


  1. Be sure to read our introduction to the Historics API to get started with these endpoints.
  2. All calls to the API must be properly authenticated with a DataSift username and API key.
  3. All calls to the API must be versioned. The current version is v1.6.

Resource information

Rate limit cost: 25

Requires authentication: Yes

Response formats: JSON