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/updateUserRole: Update User Role

  • URL:https://[root]/portals/[portalID]/updateUserRole(POST only)

Example usage

Below is a sample ArcGIS Online POST request for the updateUserRole operation:

POST /sharing/rest/portals/0123456789ABCDEF/updateUserRole HTTP/1.1
Host: org.arcgis.com
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
Content-Length: []

user=swilson&role=org_publisher&f=pjson

Below is a sample ArcGIS Enterprise POST request for the updateUserRole operation:

POST /webadaptor/sharing/rest/portals/0123456789ABCDEF/updateUserRole HTTP/1.1
Host: machine.domain.com
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
Content-Length: []

user=swilson&role=org_publisher&f=pjson

Description

The updateUserRole operation (POST only) allows administrators of an organization to update the role of a user within a portal.

Request parameters

ParameterDetails
role

The role of the user to be set.

Values: org_admin (for organization administrator) | org_publisher (for organization publisher) | org_user (for organization user) | <roleId> (for custom roles)

Example

role=org_publisher
user

The username whose role to be updated.

Example

user=swilson
f

The response format. The default format is html.

Values: html | json | pjson

Response properties

PropertyDetails
success

Indicates if the operation was successful.

JSON Response syntax

{
  "success": <true | false>
}

JSON Response example

{
  "success": true   
}