Check in connector sync job APIedit

This functionality is in technical preview and may be changed or removed in a future release. Elastic will work to fix any issues, but features in technical preview are not subject to the support SLA of official GA features.

Checks in a connector sync job (updates last_seen to the current time).


PUT _connector/_sync_job/<connector_sync_job_id>/_check_in/


  • To sync data using connectors, it’s essential to have the Elastic connectors service running.
  • The connector_sync_job_id parameter should reference an existing connector sync job.


Checks in a connector sync job and sets last_seen to the time right before updating it in the internal index.

Path parametersedit

(Required, string)

Response codesedit

Connector sync job was successfully checked in.
No connector sync job matching connector_sync_job_id could be found.


The following example checks in the connector sync job my-connector-sync-job:

response = client.connector_sync_job.check_in(
  connector_sync_job_id: 'my-connector-sync-job'
puts response
PUT _connector/_sync_job/my-connector-sync-job/_check_in