object hostinterface.massremove(object parameters)

This method allows to remove host interfaces from the given hosts.

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.


(object) Parameters containing the IDs of the hosts to be updated and the interfaces to be removed.

Parameter Type Description
interfaces object/array Host interfaces to remove from the given hosts.

The host interface object must have only the ip, dns and port properties defined.

Parameter behavior:
- required
hostids ID/array IDs of the hosts to be updated.

Parameter behavior:
- required

Return values

(object) Returns an object containing the IDs of the deleted host interfaces under the interfaceids property.


Removing interfaces

Remove the "" SNMP interface from two hosts.


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "hostinterface.massremove",
           "params": {
               "hostids": [
               "interfaces": {
                   "dns": "",
                   "ip": "",
                   "port": "161"
           "id": 1


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

See also


CHostInterface::massRemove() in ui/include/classes/api/services/CHostInterface.php.