Dashboard Actions#

https://api.losant.com/dashboards/DASHBOARD_ID

Below are the various requests that can be performed against the Dashboard resource, as well as the expected parameters and the potential responses.

Delete#

Deletes a dashboard

Method And Url #

DELETE https://api.losant.com/dashboards/DASHBOARD_ID

Authentication #

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Organization, all.User, dashboard.*, or dashboard.delete.

Request Path Components #

Path Component Description Example
DASHBOARD_ID ID of the associated dashboard 575ece2b7ae143cd83dc4a9b

Request Headers #

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Curl Example #

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X DELETE \
    https://api.losant.com/dashboards/DASHBOARD_ID

Successful Responses #

Code Type Description
200 Success If dashboard was successfully deleted

Error Responses #

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if dashboard was not found

Get#

Retrieves information on a dashboard

Method And Url #

GET https://api.losant.com/dashboards/DASHBOARD_ID

Authentication #

No authentication is required for this endpoint.

Request Path Components #

Path Component Description Example
DASHBOARD_ID ID of the associated dashboard 575ece2b7ae143cd83dc4a9b

Request Query Parameters #

Name Required Description Default Example
password N Password for password-protected dashboards password=myPassword

Curl Example #

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -X GET \
    https://api.losant.com/dashboards/DASHBOARD_ID

Successful Responses #

Code Type Description
200 Dashboard Dashboard information

Error Responses #

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if dashboard was not found

Patch#

Updates information about a dashboard

Method And Url #

PATCH https://api.losant.com/dashboards/DASHBOARD_ID

Authentication #

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Organization, all.User, dashboard.*, or dashboard.patch.

Request Path Components #

Path Component Description Example
DASHBOARD_ID ID of the associated dashboard 575ece2b7ae143cd83dc4a9b

Request Headers #

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Request Body #

The body of the request should be serialized JSON that validates against the Dashboard Patch schema. For example, the following would be a valid body for this request:

{
  "name": "My Updated Dashboard",
  "description": "Description of my updated dashboard",
  "refreshRate": 300,
  "public": true
}

Curl Example #

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X PATCH \
    -d '{"name":"My Updated Dashboard","description":"Description of my updated dashboard","refreshRate":300,"public":true}' \
    https://api.losant.com/dashboards/DASHBOARD_ID

Successful Responses #

Code Type Description
200 Dashboard Update dashboard information

Error Responses #

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if dashboard was not found

Validate Context#

Validates a context object against the dashboard's context configuration

Method And Url #

POST https://api.losant.com/dashboards/DASHBOARD_ID/validateContext

Authentication #

No authentication is required for this endpoint.

Request Path Components #

Path Component Description Example
DASHBOARD_ID ID of the associated dashboard 575ece2b7ae143cd83dc4a9b

Request Query Parameters #

Name Required Description Default Example
password N Password for password-protected dashboards password=myPassword

Request Body #

The body of the request should be serialized JSON that validates against the Dashboard Context Instance schema. For example, the following would be a valid body for this request:

{
  "myContextVariable": "myValue",
  "myOtherVariable": "575ecf887ae143cd83dc4aa2"
}

Curl Example #

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -X POST \
    -d '{"myContextVariable":"myValue","myOtherVariable":"575ecf887ae143cd83dc4aa2"}' \
    https://api.losant.com/dashboards/DASHBOARD_ID/validateContext

Successful Responses #

Code Type Description
200 Success If context is valid

Error Responses #

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if context is invalid
404 Error Error if dashboard or application was not found