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Delete User

Use this API to permenantly delete a user from OneLogin.

Be Careful

This operation can not be undone. The user will be deleted and will no longer be able to log in.

Resource URL


Header Parameter




Set to bearer:<access_token>.

Set <access_token> to the access token you generated using the Generate Token API.

The access token must have been generated using an API credential pair created using the scope required to call this API. This API can be called using any one of the following scopes: Manage users or Manage All.

Resource Parameter




Set to the id of the user that you want to delete. If you don’t know the user’s id, use the List Users API call to return all users and their id values.

Sample Response

On success, no content is returned in the response body.

Typically, this error means that your access token value is invalid.

    "message": "Unauthorized",
    "name": "UnauthorizedError",
    "statusCode": 401
    "message": "The resource with the given id could not be found",
    "name": "NotFoundError",
    "statusCode": 404

Postman Collection

Replace sample variables indicated by < > in the sample request body with your actual values. Also, be sure to set Postman-specific environment variables indicated by {{ }}.

Download for the Users API

Sample Code


Replace sample values indicated by < > with your actual values.

curl 'https://<api-domain>/api/2/users/<id>' \
-H "Authorization: bearer <access_token>"

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