Remove Channel Leader

Removes the role of leader for a user in the current channel.

It requires the set-leader permission.

Body Parameters

Example Call

curl -H "X-Auth-Token: 9HqLlyZOugoStsXCUfD_0YdwnNnunAJF8V47U3QHXSq" \
     -H "X-User-Id: aobEdbYhXfu5hkeqG" \
     -H "Content-type: application/json" \
     https://localhost:3000/api/v1/channels.removeLeader \
     -d '{
          "roomId": "ByehQjC44FwMeiLbX", 
          "userId": "oCHkav5Zf6vmpu2W2"}'

Example Response


    "success": true


Any of the following errors can occur:

  • Authorization: Requires an authentication token for the request to be made.

  • Not Allowed: This occurs when the authenticated user doesn't have the set-leader permission.

  • User is not a leader: This occurs when the user is not a leader in the channel.

    "status": "error",
    "message": "You must be logged in to do this."

Change Log

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Rocket.Chat versions receive support for six months after release.