Delete data frame transforms APIedit


This functionality is in beta and is subject to change. The design and code is less mature than official GA features and is being provided as-is with no warranties. Beta features are not subject to the support SLA of official GA features.

Deletes an existing data frame transform.


DELETE _data_frame/transforms/<data_frame_transform_id>



Before you can delete the data frame transform, you must stop it.

Path Parametersedit

data_frame_transform_id (required)
(string) Identifier for the data frame transform.


If the Elasticsearch security features are enabled, you must have manage_data_frame_transforms cluster privileges to use this API. The built-in data_frame_transforms_admin role has these privileges. For more information, see Security privileges and Built-in roles.


The following example deletes the ecommerce_transform data frame transform:

DELETE _data_frame/transforms/ecommerce_transform

When the data frame transform is deleted, you receive the following results:

  "acknowledged" : true