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HTTP - Management

Add user to a group

Created by c.neale, last modified by zengenti on 17 Jun 2022

A user can be added to a group by sending a PUT request specifying the group and user identifiers.



NameParameter typeTypeFormatDescriptionExampleRequired
UserIdentifierpathstringuser identifierFor convenience, User resources can be referenced by using one of several identifiers - username, email address or Id."82f73a9b-2a13-4d63-bcc1-e8ee5047b01c" or "t.durden" or ""true
groupIdentifierpathstringgroup identifierFor convenience, Group resources can be referenced by using either the group name or id"Paper Street Soap Company" or "82f73a9b-2a13-4d63-bcc1-e8ee5047b01c"true


Add a user to a group by Ids

PUT: /api/security/groups/6254736c-70e1-43b0-b769-f8e0f6359862/users/3d063773-2ca9-4baf-90e1-ed674fa68640

Add a user to a named group

PUT: /api/security/groups/Paper%20Street%20Soap%20Company/users/3d063773-2ca9-4baf-90e1-ed674fa68640

Add a user to a group by username

PUT: /api/security/groups/6254736c-70e1-43b0-b769-f8e0f6359862/users/tdurden

Add a user to a group by email

PUT: /api/security/groups/6254736c-70e1-43b0-b769-f8e0f6359862/users/



Member of System Administrators.


HTTP status codeReasonModel
404Group not foundError
404User not foundError
500Internal server errorError