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Stopping a Masking Job via GUI/API (KBA3817)




KBA# 3817

How to Stop a Masking Job

You can stop a masking job using the GUI or API without having to reboot the masking engine. The 5.3 release version made the functionality more robust with reference to job execution and monitoring.

To stop a masking job via the GUI

See Monitoring Masking Job for more information on stopping a masking job via GUI.

To stop a masking job via the API

The API used to stop the masking job is `POST /executions/{executionId}/cancel`.

It has been present since the first release of the API in the 5.2.