Applies to QAComplete 14.4, last modified on June 20, 2024

Deletes a link from an item in QAComplete.

Use the operation to delete a link from an item in your QAComplete project. To specify a link to be deleted, use the item’s ID, entity code, link ID, and ID of your QAComplete project.


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 link.

Request Format

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

URL parameters

ProjectId  :  integer, required

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

EntityCode  :  string, required

The type of the item, which link you need to delete. Possible values:

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

EntityId  :  integer, required

The link’s target item ID.

Id  :  integer, required

The ID of the link you need to delete.

A sample request:

Connection: keep-alive
Content-Type: application/json
Accept: application/json, text/script, */*
Authorization: Basic am9obkBleGFtcGxlLmNvbTpwQHNzd29yZA==

A sample request made by using cURL:

curl -u [email protected]:p@ssword

Response Format

If successful, 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 a link with the specified Id does not exist, the operation returns the File or directory not found error.

See Also

Linked Items Resources

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