Delete object

Service version: 1
Last edit: 2022.07.21

Purpose

This endpoint uses a command to delete objects.

Request data

HTTP method: DELETE

  • Constants and parameters enclosed in curly brackets { } must be replaced with their values.
  • Please see the following Request parameters section with the required and optional parameters tables for their values. The generic request format is as follows.

URL format

DELETE
Request example
https://{baseURL}/locationHistory/{versionNumber}/objects/{objectId}?key={Your_API_Key}&adminKey={Your_Admin_Key}

curl command format

DELETE
Request curl command
curl -XDELETE 'https://{baseURL}/locationHistory/{versionNumber}/objects/{objectId}?key={Your_API_Key}&adminKey={Your_Admin_Key}'

Request parameters

The following table describes the parameters that can be used in a request.

  • Required parameters must be used or the call will fail.
  • Optional parameters may be used.
  • The order of request parameters is not important.

Note: There are no optional parameters in this endpoint.

Required parametersDescription
baseURL
string
The base URL for calling the API.
Value: api.tomtom.com
versionNumber
string
Service version.
Value: 1
key
string
An API Key valid for the requested service.
Value: Your valid API Key.
adminKey
string
An Admin Key valid for the provided API Key.
Value: Your valid Admin Key.
objectId
string
The object id to delete.
Value: UUID

Response data

Response body

Response body - JSON
1{
2 "name": "object_name",
3 "id": "object_id"
4}

Response fields

The following table describes all of the fields that can appear in a response.

Primary fieldsDescription
name
string
The name of the object.
id
string
The UUID of the object.

Response codes

CodeMeaning & possible causes
200Deleted
403Forbidden:
  • The provided Admin Key is invalid.
  • The Admin Key is missing.
404Not found: The object with the specified id does not exist.

Example

Delete an object.

Request URL

DELETE
Request URL example
https://api.tomtom.com/locationHistory/1/objects/cfde72d8-4b9f-4f6d-83c8-87ae0465fd5d?key={Your_API_Key}&adminKey={Your_Admin_Key}

Response body

Response body - JSON
1{
2 "name": "Support Car 1",
3 "id": "cfde72d8-4b9f-4f6d-83c8-87ae0465fd5d"
4}