Delete connector 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.

Removes a connector and its associated data. This is a destructive action that is not recoverable.


DELETE _connector/<connector_id>


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

Path parametersedit

(Required, string)

Response codesedit

The connector_id was not provided.
404 (Missing resources)
No connector matching connector_id could be found.


The following example deletes the connector with ID my-connector:

response = client.connector.delete(
  connector_id: 'my-connector'
puts response
DELETE _connector/my-connector
    "acknowledged": true