Delete filter APIedit

Deletes a filter.


DELETE _ml/filters/<filter_id>


  • If the Elasticsearch security features are enabled, you must have manage_ml or manage cluster privileges to use this API. See Security privileges.


This API deletes a filter. If a machine learning job references the filter, you cannot delete the filter. You must update or delete the job before you can delete the filter.

Path parametersedit

(Required, string) Identifier for the filter.


The following example deletes the safe_domains filter:

DELETE _ml/filters/safe_domains

When the filter is deleted, you receive the following results:

  "acknowledged": true