Deleting a Player Using the Backlot REST API

You can delete a player at any time. Any videos, channels, or channel sets that were using the old player automatically revert to the default player.

Note: For more information about REST API commands for the Ooyala player, see the Backlot API Reference.

To delete a player:

Use delete with the players route. The following example disables deletes the
b4251d1805b46
player.
[DELETE]/v2/players/b4251d1805b46

Backlot returns a 200 response.

Note:

Try out the code samples using your account credentials in the Ooyala Scratchpad. For information about using the Scratchpad, see Practice Making Requests with the Scratchpad. To launch the scratchpad, go to Ooyala API Scratchpad.

The player is successfully deleted.

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