Update connector error 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.

Updates the error field of a connector.


PUT _connector/<connector_id>/_error


  • 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)

Request bodyedit

(Required, string) A messaged related to the last error encountered by the connector.

Response codesedit

Connector error field was successfully updated.
The connector_id was not provided or the request payload was malformed.
404 (Missing resources)
No connector matching connector_id could be found.


The following example updates the error field for the connector with ID my-connector:

response = client.connector.update_error(
  connector_id: 'my-connector',
  body: {
    error: 'Houston, we have a problem!'
puts response
PUT _connector/my-connector/_error
    "error": "Houston, we have a problem!"
    "result": "updated"