DELETE/projects/{ProjectId}/{EntityCode}/{EntityId}/files/{Id}

Applies to QAComplete 12.90 SaaS & On-Premises, last modified on September 09, 2021

Deletes an attachment from QAComplete.

Deletes the specified attachment from QAComplete.

Authentication

Basic authentication using a user’s login and password. See Authentication for details.

Security Rights

The authenticating user must belong to a security group that has the Update privilege for the entity (Defects, Tests and so on) that contains the attachment.

Request Format

To delete an attachment, send a DELETE request to the following URL:

http://{server}/rest-api/service/api/v1/projects/{ProjectId}/{EntityCode}/{EntityId}/files/{Id}
URL parameters

ProjectId  :  integer, required

The ID of the project, to which the item belongs.

EntityCode  :  string, required

The type of the item, whose attachment you want to download. Possible values:

  • Releases
  • Bugs (defects)
  • FunctionalSpecs (requirements)
  • Tests
  • TestSets
  • TestSteps

EntityId  :  integer, required

The ID of the item (a defect, requirements, and so on) that has attachment.

Id  :  integer, required

The ID of the attachment you want to delete.

A sample request:

DELETE http://yourserver.com/rest-api/service/api/v1/projects/11873/Bugs/12/files/2013 HTTP/1.1
Host: yourserver.com
Connection: keep-alive
Content-Type: application/json
Accept: application/json, text/script, */*
Authorization: Basic am9obkBleGFtcGxlLmNvbTpwQHNzd29yZA==

A sample request made by using cURL:

curl -u john@example.com:p@ssword http://yourserver.com/service/api/v1/projects/11873/Bugs/12/files/2013

Response Format

On success, the operation returns an empty response with HTTP status code 200.

Error responses

If the operation fails, it returns the appropriate status code and (optionally) the error description in the response body.

If the project with the specified ProjectId does not exist or the authenticating user does not have rights to access the project, the operation returns the Access is denied error.

If an item with the specified EntityCode or EntityId, or an attachment with the specified Id does not exist, the operation returns the File or directory not found error.

See Also

Files (Attachments) Resources

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