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Set Developer Status

Resource Summary


Content Type






Set Developer Status

Sets a developer's status to active or inactive for a specific organization. Run this API for each organization where you want to change the developer's status.

By default, the status of a developer is set to active. Admins with proper permissions (such as Organization Administrator) can change a developer's status using this API call.

If you set a developer's status to inactive, the API keys assigned to the developer's apps are no longer valid even though keys continue to show a status of "Approved" (in strikethrough text in the management UI). Inactive developers, however, can still log into the developer portal and create apps. The new keys that get created just won't work.


Apigee recommends using the developer email in the API call. Developer ID is generated internally and is not guaranteed to stay the same over time. For example, Apigee could change the format or length of this variable.

The HTTP status code for success is: 204 No Content.

Apigee recommends that you use the developer's email address when calling this API. Developer IDs are generated internally by Apigee and are not guaranteed to stay the same over time. 

Resource URL /organizations/{org_name}/developers/{developer_email_or_id}

Query Parameters

Name Values Description

Set to active or inactive.

Header Parameters

Name Values Description

Specify Content Type as application/octet-stream.

Request Body

org_name Mention the organization name true

developer_email_or_id Mention the developer email or ID true

org_name Mention the organization name true

developer_name Mention the developer email true

HTTP Basic

OAuth 2.0



Make a request and see the response.

Make a request and see the response.

Make a request and see the response.


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