Delete a project


For general information on the API, including formatting, parameters, and pagination, please see the API Overview.

This call deletes a project from CAVATICA. It can only be successfully made if you have admin status for the project.{project_owner}/{project}



Deleting a project completely erases the project and any of its related data from CAVATICA.


Referring to your project

Note that project_owner is always case-sensitive, and that project is not the project's name but its short name. For full details of identifying objects using the API, please see the API Overview


Example request

DELETE /v2/projects/RFranklin/my-project HTTP/1.1
X-SBG-Auth-Token: 3259c50e1ac5426ea8f1273259740f74
curl  -s -H "X-SBG-Auth-Token: 6282d5e2121d43e7900e9d52b15845e7" -H "content-type: application/json" -X DELETE ''

Header Fields

Your CAVATICA authentication token.

Path parameters

projectThe short name of the project you are deleting.
project_ownerThe owner of the project you are deleting.

Query parameters

NameData typeDescription
fieldsstringSelector specifying a subset of fields to include in the response.


See a list of CAVATICA-specific response codes that may be contained in the body of the response.