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object hostgroup.delete(array hostGroupIds)

This method allows to delete host groups.

A host group can not be deleted if:

  • it contains hosts that belong to this group only;
  • it is marked as internal;
  • it is used by a host prototype;
  • it is used in a global script;
  • it is used in a correlation condition.

This method is only available to Admin and Super admin user types. Permissions to call the method can be revoked in user role settings. See User roles for more information.


(array) ID dei gruppi host da eliminare.

Restituisce i valori

(object) Restituisce un oggetto contenente gli ID dei gruppi host cancellati nella proprietà groupids.


Deleting multiple host groups

Delete two host groups.


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "hostgroup.delete",
           "params": [
           "auth": "3a57200802b24cda67c4e4010b50c065",
           "id": 1


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "result": {
               "groupids": [
           "id": 1


CHostGroup::delete() in ui/include/classes/api/services/CHostGroup.php.