Resume a paused Historics query.

An HTTP PUT request sent to:


A successful call to this endpoint returns: 204 No Content. No JSON-encoded data will be sent to you.


Parameter Description

The id of a paused Historics query.

Example values: 6cc90a14f570c4acdd22


  1. Resume a Historics query:

curl -X PUT 'https://api.datasift.com/v1.6/historics/resume' \
  -d 'id=6cc90a14f570c4acdd22' \
  -H 'Authorization: datasift-user:your-datasift-api-key'


  1. If you call this endpoint with the id of a Historics job that is not paused, DataSift returns a 403 error.
  2. Be sure to read our introduction to the Historics API to get started with these endpoints.
  3. Also, take a look at the endpoint dependencies.
  4. All calls to the API must be properly authenticated with a DataSift username and API key.
  5. All calls to the API must be versioned. The current version is v1.6.

Resource information

Rate limit cost: 5

Requires authentication: Yes

Response formats: JSON