Undelete API

Undelete Projects and Users

It is possible to manage deleted Projects and Users via the API.


Manage deleted Projects via the API

Deleted Projects are available by call:

GET /api/deletedItems/v1/projects

The result will be as follows:

  "resourceType": "Project",
  "id": 3,
  "name": "HelpDesk",
  "deleteDate": "\/Date(1492591022000+0300)\/",
  "color": null,
  "process": {
    "resourceType": "Process",
    "id": 1,
    "name": "Kanban TP"
  "lastEditor": {
    "resourceType": "GeneralUser",
    "id": 9571,
    "firstName": "Alla",
    "lastName": "Pogotskaya",
    "email": "[email protected]"

If you need to restore deleted a Project, use the following query. Just replace {id} with the ID of the target Project:

POST /api/deletedItems/v1/projects/{id}/restore

Manage deleted users via API

Similar calls for deleted Users. To get a list, use the following endpoint:

GET /api/deletedItems/v1/users

To restore a User, use:

POST /api/deletedItems/v1/users/{id}/restore

Undelete Projects and Users (v.3.10 and earlier)

It is possible to undelete a project or a user using the following endpoint:

POST /api/v1/Undelete
Content-type: application/json

Two fields should be passed as a parameters within POST request:

entityType: Project or User
id: numeric ID of an entity that is the subject for recovery

Undelete Project:

 "entityType" : "Project",
 "Id": 13

Undelete User:

 "entityType" : "User",
 "Id": 9

Undelete of Native + Extendable Domain Entities (v. 2206.1.0.9518+)

Undelete API is available on URI /api/v1/undelete by method POST and accepts next JSON bodies:

"Id": 8,
"EntityType": "UserStory"

Please note that Administrator's token is required to perform the action.


Moreover, there is bulk API on URI /api/v1/undelete/bulk by method POST and accepts next JSON bodies:

"Id": 8,
"EntityType": "UserStory"
"Id": 2,
"EntityType": "UserStory"

Entities that cannot be undeleted

  2. Milestones
  3. Group/Program

Undelete of Work Items within UI

Undelete action for work items (User Stories, Tasks, Bugs, Features, Epics, Requests, Releases, Sprints etc.) *is still not supported