Deletes a task associated with a project

Removes a task from the system. This cannot be undone

Request Parameters

Parameter Type Description Required
action string “DeleteProjectTask” Required
projectid int The project that owns the task being deleted Required
taskid int The task to be deleted Required

Response Parameters

Parameter Type Description
result string The result of the operation: success or error
message string Task has been deleted

Example Request (CURL)

$ch = curl_init();
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_URL, '');
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POST, 1);
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS,
            'action' => 'DeleteProjectTask',
            // See
            'username' => 'IDENTIFIER_OR_ADMIN_USERNAME',
            'password' => 'SECRET_OR_HASHED_PASSWORD',
            'orderid' => '1',
            'responsetype' => 'json',
curl_setopt($ch, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1);
$response = curl_exec($ch);

Example Request (Local API)

$command = 'DeleteProjectTask';
$postData = array(
    'orderid' => '1',
$adminUsername = 'ADMIN_USERNAME'; // Optional for WHMCS 7.2 and later

$results = localAPI($command, $postData, $adminUsername);

Example Response JSON

    "result": "success",
    "message": "Task has been deleted"

Error Responses

Possible error condition responses include:

  • Project ID is Required
  • Task ID is Required
  • Project ID Not Found
  • Task ID Not Found

Version History

Version Changelog
1.0 Initial Version