Deleting a More-Like-This template

Use this API to delete a MoreLikeThis template.

Requirement: OpenSearchServer v1.5.3

Call parameters

URL: /services/rest/index/{index_name}/morelikethis/template/{template_name}

Method: DELETE


  • Accept (optional returned type): application/json OR application/xml

URL parameters:

  • index_name (required): The name of the index.
  • template_name (required): The name of the search template.

Success response

The search template has been deleted.

HTTP code:

Content (application/json):

"successful": true,
"info": "Template deleted: my_mlt"

Error response

The deletion failed. The reason is provided in the content.

HTTP code:
404, 500

Template not found: my_mlt

Sample call

Using CURL:

curl -XDELETE http://localhost:9090/services/rest/index/my_index/morelikethis/template/my_mlt

Using jQuery:

type: "DELETE",
dataType: "json",
url: "http://localhost:9090/services/rest/index/my_index/morelikethis/template/my_mlt
}).done(function (data) {

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