Deleting a community forum topic
Added by IBM contributorIBM | Edited by Claudia R Elbourn on June 15, 2015
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To delete a topic from a forum, use the HTTP DELETE method.
Tags: commapi
Only the owner of a community can delete a topic from a forum in that community. Deleted topics cannot be restored.
Input
Method URI Description
DELETE /forums/atom/topic Value of the href attribute of <link> element that has a rel="edit" attribute value for each entry in the forum topics feed.
Name Type Optional Description
topicUuid
string No The UUID of the topic you wish to delete.
Output
Code Description
204
Indicates that the forum topic was successfully deleted (and no content is returned).
401
Unauthorized. Returned when no authenticated user or no userid, email, or key parameter are provided on the request.
404
Not Found.