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DELETE /manage/v2/databases/{id|name}/triggers/{id|name}


Delete the named alert trigger for the specified database.

URL Parameters
format The format of the data in the response body. Allowed values: html, json or xml (default). Use this parameter to override the Accept header.
Request Headers
Accept The desired MIME type of the data in the response body. If the format parameter is present, it takes precedence over this header. Supported values: application/xml (default), application/json, text/html.


Upon success, MarkLogic Server returns a status code 204 (No Content). If the trigger does not exist, a status code of 400 (Bad Request) is returned. A status code of 401 (Unauthorized) is returned if the user does not have the necessary privileges.

Required Privileges

This operation requires the manage-admin role, or the following privilege:



$ curl --anyauth --user user:password -X DELETE -i \

==> Deletes the alert trigger, "my-trigger," from the myTriggers database. 

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