Update Indexer (Azure Cognitive Search REST API)
You can update an existing indexer definition using an HTTP PUT request. Specify the name of the indexer to update on the request URI:
PUT https://[service name].search.windows.net/indexers/[indexer name]?api-version=[api-version] Content-Type: application/json api-key: [admin key]
Updating an indexer definition does not automatically run it, but depending on your modifications and the associated a data source, a reset and rerun might be required.
|service name||Required. Set this to the unique, user-defined name of your search service.|
|indexer name||Required. The request URI specifies the name of the indexer to update.|
|api-version||Required. The current stable version is
The following table describes the required and optional request headers.
|Content-Type||Required. Set this to
The request body syntax is the same as for Create Indexer.
When updating an existing indexer, the entire definition is replaced with the contents of the request body. In general, the best pattern to use for updates is to retrieve the indexer definition with a GET, modify it, and then update it with PUT.
For a successful request: 201 Created if a new indexer was created, and 204 No Content if an existing indexer was updated.