Data Manager API

POST
Drop Table

This request deletes (drops) a table from Data Manager.

Resource URL

http://www.mapquestapi.com/datamanager/v2/drop-table

Resource Information

Response Formats JSON, XML
Authentication Yes (Requires Key)
Rate Limited Yes

Request Parameters

Request Parameter Description Required?
key
String
A unique key to authorize use of the API. Yes
inFormat
String
Specifies the format of the json/xml parameter. Must be one of the following, if supplied:
  • json
  • xml
Default = json
No
outFormat
String
Specifies the format of the response. Must be one of the following, if supplied:
  • json
  • xml
Default = json
No

Body Parameters

Name Description Required?
clientId
String

This is the ClientID associated with the API Key.

Yes
password
String
This is the registry password associated with the API Key. Yes
tableName
String
This is the complete name of the table.
Table names for legacy users are prefixed with mqap.CLIENT_ID_
Table names for new users are prefixed with mqap.APPLICATION_KEY_
Yes

Example Request

POST

http://www.mapquestapi.com/datamanager/v2/drop-table?key=KEY&inFormat=json

Example Request Body

{
    "clientId": "CLIENT_ID",
    "password": "REGISTRY_PASSWORD",
    "tableName": "mqap.TABLENAME"
}
<datamanager>
    <clientId>CLIENT_ID</clientId>
    <password>REGISTRY_PASSWORD</password>
    <tableName>mqap.TABLENAME</tableName>
</datamanager>

Example Response

{
    "tableName": "mqap.TABLENAME"
}
<tableName>
    mqap.TABLENAME
</tableName>