Admin API

Authentication is required and the user must be an admin.

/api/pleroma/admin/users

List users

  • Method GET
  • Query Params:
  • optional query: string search term (e.g. nickname, domain, nickname@domain)
  • optional filters: string comma-separated string of filters:
    • local: only local users
    • external: only external users
    • active: only active users
    • deactivated: only deactivated users
    • is_admin: users with admin role
    • is_moderator: users with moderator role
  • optional page: integer page number
  • optional page_size: integer number of users per page (default is 50)
  • optional tags: [string] tags list
  • optional name: string user display name
  • optional email: string user email
  • Example: https://mypleroma.org/api/pleroma/admin/users?query=john&filters=local,active&page=1&page_size=10&tags[]=some_tag&tags[]=another_tag&name=display_name&email=email@example.com
  • Response:
{
  "page_size": integer,
  "count": integer,
  "users": [
    {
      "deactivated": bool,
      "id": integer,
      "nickname": string,
      "roles": {
        "admin": bool,
        "moderator": bool
      },
      "local": bool,
      "tags": array,
      "avatar": string,
      "display_name": string
    },
    ...
  ]
}

DEPRECATED DELETE /api/pleroma/admin/users

Remove a user

  • Method DELETE
  • Params:
  • nickname
  • Response: User’s nickname

DELETE /api/pleroma/admin/users

Remove a user

  • Method DELETE
  • Params:
  • nicknames
  • Response: Array of user nicknames

Create a user

  • Method: POST
  • Params: users: [ { nickname, email, password } ]
  • Response: User’s nickname

/api/pleroma/admin/users/follow

Make a user follow another user

  • Methods: POST
  • Params:
  • follower: The nickname of the follower
  • followed: The nickname of the followed
  • Response:
  • "ok"

/api/pleroma/admin/users/unfollow

Make a user unfollow another user

  • Methods: POST
  • Params:
  • follower: The nickname of the follower
  • followed: The nickname of the followed
  • Response:
  • "ok"

/api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname/toggle_activation

Toggle user activation

  • Method: PATCH
  • Params:
  • nickname
  • Response: User’s object
{
  "deactivated": bool,
  "id": integer,
  "nickname": string
}

/api/pleroma/admin/users/tag

Tag a list of users

  • Method: PUT
  • Params:
  • nicknames (array)
  • tags (array)

Untag a list of users

  • Method: DELETE
  • Params:
  • nicknames (array)
  • tags (array)

/api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname/permission_group

Get user user permission groups membership

  • Method: GET
  • Params: none
  • Response:
{
  "is_moderator": bool,
  "is_admin": bool
}

/api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname/permission_group/:permission_group

Note: Available :permission_group is currently moderator and admin. 404 is returned when the permission group doesn’t exist.

Get user user permission groups membership per permission group

  • Method: GET
  • Params: none
  • Response:
{
  "is_moderator": bool,
  "is_admin": bool
}

DEPRECATED POST /api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname/permission_group/:permission_group

Add user to permission group

  • Params: none
  • Response:
  • On failure: {"error": "…"}
  • On success: JSON of the user.info

POST /api/pleroma/admin/users/permission_group/:permission_group

Add users to permission group

  • Params:
  • nicknames: nicknames array
  • Response:
  • On failure: {"error": "…"}
  • On success: JSON of the user.info

DEPRECATED DELETE /api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname/permission_group/:permission_group

Remove user from permission group

  • Params: none
  • Response:
  • On failure: {"error": "…"}
  • On success: JSON of the user.info
  • Note: An admin cannot revoke their own admin status.

DELETE /api/pleroma/admin/users/permission_group/:permission_group

Remove users from permission group

  • Params:
  • nicknames: nicknames array
  • Response:
  • On failure: {"error": "…"}
  • On success: JSON of the user.info
  • Note: An admin cannot revoke their own admin status.

PATCH /api/pleroma/admin/users/activate

Activate user

  • Params:
  • nicknames: nicknames array
  • Response:
{
  users: [
    {
      // user object
    }
  ]
}

PATCH /api/pleroma/admin/users/deactivate

Deactivate user

  • Params:
  • nicknames: nicknames array
  • Response:
{
  users: [
    {
      // user object
    }
  ]
}

DEPRECATED PATCH /api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname/activation_status

Active or deactivate a user

  • Params:
  • nickname
  • status BOOLEAN field, false value means deactivation.

/api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname_or_id

Retrive the details of a user

  • Method: GET
  • Params:
  • nickname or id
  • Response:
  • On failure: Not found
  • On success: JSON of the user

/api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname_or_id/statuses

Retrive user's latest statuses

  • Method: GET
  • Params:
  • nickname or id
  • optional page_size: number of statuses to return (default is 20)
  • optional godmode: true/false – allows to see private statuses
  • Response:
  • On failure: Not found
  • On success: JSON array of user's latest statuses

/api/pleroma/admin/relay

Follow a Relay

  • Methods: POST
  • Params:
  • relay_url
  • Response:
  • On success: URL of the followed relay

Unfollow a Relay

  • Methods: DELETE
  • Params:
  • relay_url
  • Response:
  • On success: URL of the unfollowed relay

GET /api/pleroma/admin/relay

List Relays

  • Params: none
  • Response:
  • On success: JSON array of relays

/api/pleroma/admin/users/invite_token

Create an account registration invite token

  • Methods: POST
  • Params:
  • optional max_use (integer)
  • optional expires_at (date string e.g. "2019-04-07")
  • Response:
{
  "id": integer,
  "token": string,
  "used": boolean,
  "expires_at": date,
  "uses": integer,
  "max_use": integer,
  "invite_type": string (possible values: `one_time`, `reusable`, `date_limited`, `reusable_date_limited`)
}

/api/pleroma/admin/users/invites

Get a list of generated invites

  • Methods: GET
  • Params: none
  • Response:
{

  "invites": [
    {
      "id": integer,
      "token": string,
      "used": boolean,
      "expires_at": date,
      "uses": integer,
      "max_use": integer,
      "invite_type": string (possible values: `one_time`, `reusable`, `date_limited`, `reusable_date_limited`)
    },
    ...
  ]
}

/api/pleroma/admin/users/revoke_invite

Revoke invite by token

  • Methods: POST
  • Params:
  • token
  • Response:
{
  "id": integer,
  "token": string,
  "used": boolean,
  "expires_at": date,
  "uses": integer,
  "max_use": integer,
  "invite_type": string (possible values: `one_time`, `reusable`, `date_limited`, `reusable_date_limited`)

}

/api/pleroma/admin/users/email_invite

Sends registration invite via email

  • Methods: POST
  • Params:
  • email
  • name, optional

/api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname/password_reset

Get a password reset token for a given nickname

  • Methods: GET
  • Params: none
  • Response:
{
  "token": "base64 reset token",
  "link": "https://pleroma.social/api/pleroma/password_reset/url-encoded-base64-token"
}

/api/pleroma/admin/users/:nickname/force_password_reset

Force passord reset for a user with a given nickname

  • Methods: PATCH
  • Params: none
  • Response: none (code 204)

/api/pleroma/admin/reports

Get a list of reports

  • Method GET
  • Params:
  • optional state: string the state of reports. Valid values are open, closed and resolved
  • optional limit: integer the number of records to retrieve
  • optional page: integer page number
  • optional page_size: integer number of log entries per page (default is 50)
  • Response:
  • On failure: 403 Forbidden error {"error": "error_msg"} when requested by anonymous or non-admin
  • On success: JSON, returns a list of reports, where:
    • account: the user who has been reported
    • actor: the user who has sent the report
    • statuses: list of statuses that have been included to the report
{
  "total" : 1,
  "reports": [
    {
      "account": {
        "acct": "user",
        "avatar": "https://pleroma.example.org/images/avi.png",
        "avatar_static": "https://pleroma.example.org/images/avi.png",
        "bot": false,
        "created_at": "2019-04-23T17:32:04.000Z",
        "display_name": "User",
        "emojis": [],
        "fields": [],
        "followers_count": 1,
        "following_count": 1,
        "header": "https://pleroma.example.org/images/banner.png",
        "header_static": "https://pleroma.example.org/images/banner.png",
        "id": "9i6dAJqSGSKMzLG2Lo",
        "locked": false,
        "note": "",
        "pleroma": {
          "confirmation_pending": false,
          "hide_favorites": true,
          "hide_followers": false,
          "hide_follows": false,
          "is_admin": false,
          "is_moderator": false,
          "relationship": {},
          "tags": []
        },
        "source": {
          "note": "",
          "pleroma": {},
          "sensitive": false
        },
        "tags": ["force_unlisted"],
        "statuses_count": 3,
        "url": "https://pleroma.example.org/users/user",
        "username": "user"
      },
      "actor": {
        "acct": "lain",
        "avatar": "https://pleroma.example.org/images/avi.png",
        "avatar_static": "https://pleroma.example.org/images/avi.png",
        "bot": false,
        "created_at": "2019-03-28T17:36:03.000Z",
        "display_name": "Roger Braun",
        "emojis": [],
        "fields": [],
        "followers_count": 1,
        "following_count": 1,
        "header": "https://pleroma.example.org/images/banner.png",
        "header_static": "https://pleroma.example.org/images/banner.png",
        "id": "9hEkA5JsvAdlSrocam",
        "locked": false,
        "note": "",
        "pleroma": {
          "confirmation_pending": false,
          "hide_favorites": false,
          "hide_followers": false,
          "hide_follows": false,
          "is_admin": false,
          "is_moderator": false,
          "relationship": {},
          "tags": []
        },
        "source": {
          "note": "",
          "pleroma": {},
          "sensitive": false
        },
        "tags": ["force_unlisted"],
        "statuses_count": 1,
        "url": "https://pleroma.example.org/users/lain",
        "username": "lain"
      },
      "content": "Please delete it",
      "created_at": "2019-04-29T19:48:15.000Z",
      "id": "9iJGOv1j8hxuw19bcm",
      "state": "open",
      "statuses": [
        {
          "account": { ... },
          "application": {
            "name": "Web",
            "website": null
          },
          "bookmarked": false,
          "card": null,
          "content": "<span class=\"h-card\"><a data-user=\"9hEkA5JsvAdlSrocam\" class=\"u-url mention\" href=\"https://pleroma.example.org/users/lain\">@<span>lain</span></a></span> click on my link <a href=\"https://www.google.com/\">https://www.google.com/</a>",
          "created_at": "2019-04-23T19:15:47.000Z",
          "emojis": [],
          "favourited": false,
          "favourites_count": 0,
          "id": "9i6mQ9uVrrOmOime8m",
          "in_reply_to_account_id": null,
          "in_reply_to_id": null,
          "language": null,
          "media_attachments": [],
          "mentions": [
            {
              "acct": "lain",
              "id": "9hEkA5JsvAdlSrocam",
              "url": "https://pleroma.example.org/users/lain",
              "username": "lain"
            },
            {
              "acct": "user",
              "id": "9i6dAJqSGSKMzLG2Lo",
              "url": "https://pleroma.example.org/users/user",
              "username": "user"
            }
          ],
          "muted": false,
          "pinned": false,
          "pleroma": {
            "content": {
              "text/plain": "@lain click on my link https://www.google.com/"
            },
            "conversation_id": 28,
            "in_reply_to_account_acct": null,
            "local": true,
            "spoiler_text": {
              "text/plain": ""
            }
          },
          "reblog": null,
          "reblogged": false,
          "reblogs_count": 0,
          "replies_count": 0,
          "sensitive": false,
          "spoiler_text": "",
          "tags": [],
          "uri": "https://pleroma.example.org/objects/8717b90f-8e09-4b58-97b0-e3305472b396",
          "url": "https://pleroma.example.org/notice/9i6mQ9uVrrOmOime8m",
          "visibility": "direct"
        }
      ]
    }
  ]
}

/api/pleroma/admin/reports/:id

Get an individual report

  • Method GET
  • Params:
  • id
  • Response:
  • On failure:
    • 403 Forbidden {"error": "error_msg"}
    • 404 Not Found "Not found"
  • On success: JSON, Report object (see above)

/api/pleroma/admin/reports/:id

Change the state of the report

  • Method PUT
  • Params:
  • id
  • state: required, the new state. Valid values are open, closed and resolved
  • Response:
  • On failure:
    • 400 Bad Request "Unsupported state"
    • 403 Forbidden {"error": "error_msg"}
    • 404 Not Found "Not found"
  • On success: JSON, Report object (see above)

/api/pleroma/admin/reports/:id/respond

Respond to a report

  • Method POST
  • Params:
  • id
  • status: required, the message
  • Response:
  • On failure:
    • 400 Bad Request "Invalid parameters" when status is missing
    • 403 Forbidden {"error": "error_msg"}
    • 404 Not Found "Not found"
  • On success: JSON, created Mastodon Status entity
{
  "account": { ... },
  "application": {
    "name": "Web",
    "website": null
  },
  "bookmarked": false,
  "card": null,
  "content": "Your claim is going to be closed",
  "created_at": "2019-05-11T17:13:03.000Z",
  "emojis": [],
  "favourited": false,
  "favourites_count": 0,
  "id": "9ihuiSL1405I65TmEq",
  "in_reply_to_account_id": null,
  "in_reply_to_id": null,
  "language": null,
  "media_attachments": [],
  "mentions": [
    {
      "acct": "user",
      "id": "9i6dAJqSGSKMzLG2Lo",
      "url": "https://pleroma.example.org/users/user",
      "username": "user"
    },
    {
      "acct": "admin",
      "id": "9hEkA5JsvAdlSrocam",
      "url": "https://pleroma.example.org/users/admin",
      "username": "admin"
    }
  ],
  "muted": false,
  "pinned": false,
  "pleroma": {
    "content": {
      "text/plain": "Your claim is going to be closed"
    },
    "conversation_id": 35,
    "in_reply_to_account_acct": null,
    "local": true,
    "spoiler_text": {
      "text/plain": ""
    }
  },
  "reblog": null,
  "reblogged": false,
  "reblogs_count": 0,
  "replies_count": 0,
  "sensitive": false,
  "spoiler_text": "",
  "tags": [],
  "uri": "https://pleroma.example.org/objects/cab0836d-9814-46cd-a0ea-529da9db5fcb",
  "url": "https://pleroma.example.org/notice/9ihuiSL1405I65TmEq",
  "visibility": "direct"
}

/api/pleroma/admin/statuses/:id

Change the scope of an individual reported status

  • Method PUT
  • Params:
  • id
  • sensitive: optional, valid values are true or false
  • visibility: optional, valid values are public, private and unlisted
  • Response:
  • On failure:
    • 400 Bad Request "Unsupported visibility"
    • 403 Forbidden {"error": "error_msg"}
    • 404 Not Found "Not found"
  • On success: JSON, Mastodon Status entity

/api/pleroma/admin/statuses/:id

Delete an individual reported status

  • Method DELETE
  • Params:
  • id
  • Response:
  • On failure:
    • 403 Forbidden {"error": "error_msg"}
    • 404 Not Found "Not found"
  • On success: 200 OK {}

/api/pleroma/admin/config/migrate_to_db

Run mix task pleroma.config migrate_to_db

Copy settings on key :pleroma to DB. - Method GET - Params: none - Response:

{}

/api/pleroma/admin/config/migrate_from_db

Run mix task pleroma.config migrate_from_db

Copy all settings from DB to config/prod.exported_from_db.secret.exs with deletion from DB. - Method GET - Params: none - Response:

{}

/api/pleroma/admin/config

List config settings

List config settings only works with :pleroma => :instance => :dynamic_configuration setting to true. - Method GET - Params: none - Response:

{
  configs: [
    {
      "group": string,
      "key": string or string with leading `:` for atoms,
      "value": string or {} or [] or {"tuple": []}
     }
  ]
}

/api/pleroma/admin/config

Update config settings

Updating config settings only works with :pleroma => :instance => :dynamic_configuration setting to true. Module name can be passed as string, which starts with Pleroma, e.g. "Pleroma.Upload". Atom keys and values can be passed with : in the beginning, e.g. ":upload". Tuples can be passed as {"tuple": ["first_val", Pleroma.Module, []]}. {"tuple": ["some_string", "Pleroma.Some.Module", []]} will be converted to {"some_string", Pleroma.Some.Module, []}. Keywords can be passed as lists with 2 child tuples, e.g. [{"tuple": ["first_val", Pleroma.Module]}, {"tuple": ["second_val", true]}].

If value contains list of settings [subkey: val1, subkey2: val2, subkey3: val3], it's possible to remove only subkeys instead of all settings passing subkeys parameter. E.g.: {"group": "pleroma", "key": "some_key", "delete": "true", "subkeys": [":subkey", ":subkey3"]}.

Compile time settings (need instance reboot): - all settings by this keys: - :hackney_pools - :chat - Pleroma.Web.Endpoint - Pleroma.Repo - part settings: - Pleroma.Captcha -> :seconds_valid - Pleroma.Upload -> :proxy_remote - :instance -> :upload_limit

  • Method POST
  • Params:
  • configs => [

    • group (string)
    • key (string or string with leading : for atoms)
    • value (string, [], {} or {"tuple": []})
    • delete = true (optional, if parameter must be deleted)
    • subkeys [(string with leading : for atoms)] (optional, works only if delete=true parameter is passed, otherwise will be ignored) ]
  • Request (example):

{
  configs: [
    {
      "group": "pleroma",
      "key": "Pleroma.Upload",
      "value": [
        {"tuple": [":uploader", "Pleroma.Uploaders.Local"]},
        {"tuple": [":filters", ["Pleroma.Upload.Filter.Dedupe"]]},
        {"tuple": [":link_name", true]},
        {"tuple": [":proxy_remote", false]},
        {"tuple": [":proxy_opts", [
          {"tuple": [":redirect_on_failure", false]},
          {"tuple": [":max_body_length", 1048576]},
          {"tuple": [":http": [
            {"tuple": [":follow_redirect", true]},
            {"tuple": [":pool", ":upload"]},
          ]]}
        ]
        ]},
        {"tuple": [":dispatch", {
          "tuple": ["/api/v1/streaming", "Pleroma.Web.MastodonAPI.WebsocketHandler", []]
        }]}
      ]
    }
  ]
}
  • Response:
{
  configs: [
    {
      "group": string,
      "key": string or string with leading `:` for atoms,
      "value": string or {} or [] or {"tuple": []}
     }
  ]
}

/api/pleroma/admin/moderation_log

Get moderation log

  • Method GET
  • Params:
  • optional page: integer page number
  • optional page_size: integer number of log entries per page (default is 50)
  • optional start_date: datetime (ISO 8601) filter logs by creation date, start from start_date. Accepts datetime in ISO 8601 format (YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss), e.g. 2005-08-09T18:31:42
  • optional end_date: datetime (ISO 8601) filter logs by creation date, end by from end_date. Accepts datetime in ISO 8601 format (YYYY-MM-DDThh:mm:ss), e.g. 2005-08-09T18:31:42
  • optional user_id: integer filter logs by actor's id
  • optional search: string search logs by the log message
  • Response:
[
  {
    "data": {
      "actor": {
        "id": 1,
        "nickname": "lain"
      },
      "action": "relay_follow"
    },
    "time": 1502812026, // timestamp
    "message": "[2017-08-15 15:47:06] @nick0 followed relay: https://example.org/relay" // log message
  }
]

POST /api/pleroma/admin/reload_emoji

Reload the instance's custom emoji

  • Method POST
  • Authentication: required
  • Params: None
  • Response: JSON, "ok" and 200 status