Updates the description of an existing project.


POST http(s)://hostname/api/project/update

Request Parameters

Header field
Type Value
string Required. A valid access token from a registered MT-EQuAl account. The access token must have been issued on behalf of the current user.

Request data Type Value
id string Required. The project id.

name string Optional. The new project name.

description string Optional. The new project description.


On success, the HTTP status code in the response header is 200 (OK) and the response is structured in JSON as follow:

  "header": {
    "date": "Date and time of the response generation process",
    "description": "Description of the invoked method or error message",
    "status": "status/error code"
  "result": {
    "name": "The new project name",
    "description": "The new project description",
    "id": "The project id",
    "link": "The link to the project home page"

On error, the header status and description fields contain the error code and message, respectively.


curl -X POST "https://hostname/api/project/update?name=test project&description=a new project description" -H "X-Api-Key: {user access token}"
  "header": {
    "date": "Monday, 2016-05-16 11:54:17 Europe/Paris",
    "description": "Creates a new project.",
    "status": "200"
  "result": {
    "name": "test project",
    "description": "a new project description",
    "id": 1,
    "link": "https://mtequaldev.fbk.eu/admin?pid=1"