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Move a node

Created by Contensis product team, last modified by r.bromley on 20 Jul 2021

Moves a node.

This is a special case of updating a node. By changing the parent id of a node and updating the node and all of its children will be moved so that they are now descendants of the parent node, with the same hierarchical structure.



NameParameter typeTypeFormatDescriptionExampleRequired
projectIdpathstringThe project identifier found in the project overview screen of the management consolemovieDbtrue
nodeIdpathstringuuidThe node identifier as a 128 bit GUIDtrue
nodebodyobjectnodeThe node object to updatetrue


Change the parent id to move the node

PUT: /api/management/projects/website/nodes/d6bdea41-729c-4a07-85bf-a392aa0afc2b

    "parentId": "f3322e4f-72b5-4064-be88-fcfed6c82635",
    "title": {
        "en-GB": "Fight club"
    "slug": {
        "en-GB": "fight-club"
    "entryId": "9272ac06-1b3a-4e68-ac1b-a05828b0f7d6"


HTTP status codeReasonModel
404Project not foundError
404Node not foundError
409Resource already exists in target locationError
422Validation errorError
500Internal server errorError