DELETE /api/discussions/{DiscussionID}/comments/{CommentID}/marks/{UserID}

Removes the specified user's mark from a comment that the user has previously marked.

Authorization Roles/Permissions: Must be logged in. Registered site user.

This topic includes the following sections:

HTTP Method


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Sample Request

The example below shows a request to remove a mark from the specified discussion comment.

Request URL


Sample request headers

DELETE /api/discussions/contract_request23623.acmepaymentscorp/comments/comment25802.acmepaymentscorp/marks/522320b9-cb6b-495d-ae07-e4b3bfdb3f6a.acmepaymentscorp HTTP/1.1
Host: {hostname}
Accept: */*
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded; charset=UTF-8

Sample request body


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Request Headers

For general information on request header values, refer to HTTP Request Headers.

Header Description
Accept Any Accept header value that supports a response Content-Type of text/plain is valid; for example, */*.
Content-Type Any format (*/*)
X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} The CSRF prevention header; may or may not be required, depending on platform settings. See CSRF Prevention on the Platform. By default, the CSRF header is not required for GET operations and is required for all others, with a few exceptions relating to user login.

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Request Parameters

Parameter Parm Type Data Type Required Description
DiscussionID Path string Required The unique ID for a specific discussion.
CommentID Path string Required The unique ID for a specific comment.
UserID Path string Required

The unique ID for a specific user.

It is the ID of the user unmarking the comment.

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If successful, this operation returns HTTP status code 200, with the updated count of the number of marks on the specified comment.

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Sample Response

The sample response below shows successful completion of this operation.

Sample response headers

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/plain
Date: Tue, 23 Jul 2013 14:30:29 GMT

Sample response body


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Response Headers

For general information on response header values, refer to HTTP Response Headers.

Header Description
Content-Type text/plain

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Response Body

Name Type Description
Response string The updated count of the number of marks on the specified comment, after the user's mark has been removed.

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Error Codes/Messages

If the call is unsuccessful an error code/message is returned. One or more examples of possible errors for this operation are shown below.

Item Value
401 Unauthorized. For example, you would get this response if you didn't include the custom X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} header in the request, when it was required by the platform settings; or if you included an invalid or expired value for this header. You would also get this response for any operation that requires login (almost all) if the login cookie was missing.
500 An error occurred processing the call.

More information about Akana API Platform API error messages.

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