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Get All Full Text Search Indexes for a Collection

The Atlas API uses HTTP Digest Authentication. Provide your Atlas username and API key as the username and password when constructing the HTTP request.

For complete documentation on configuring API access for an Atlas project, see Configure Atlas API Access.

Note

Groups and projects are synonymous terms. Your {GROUP-ID} is the same as your project ID. For existing groups, your group/project ID remains the same. The resource and corresponding endpoints use the term groups.

Base URL: https://cloud.mongodb.com/api/atlas/v1.0

Syntax

GET /groups/{GROUP-ID}/clusters/{CLUSTER-NAME}/fts/indexes/{DATABASE-NAME}/{COLLECTION-NAME}

Request Parameters

Request Path Parameters

Path Element Required/Optional Description
GROUP-ID Required The unique identifier for the project that contains the specified cluster.
CLUSTER-NAME Required The name of the cluster containing the collection with one or more Full Text Search indexes.
DATABASE-NAME Required The name of the database containing the collection with one or more Full Text Search indexes.
COLLECTION-NAME Required The name of the collection with one or more Full Text Search indexes.

Request Query Parameters

The following query parameters are optional:

Name Type Description Default
pageNum integer Page number (1-based). 1
itemsPerPage integer Number of items to return per page, up to a maximum of 500. 100
pretty boolean Displays response in a prettyprint format. false
envelope boolean Specifies whether or not to wrap the response in an envelope. false

Request Body Parameters

This endpoint does not use HTTP request body parameters.

Response Elements

The HTTP response returns a JSON document that includes an array of index definitions. Each index definition contains the following elements:

Name Type Description
collectionName string The name of the collection the index is on.
database string The name of the database the collection is in.
indexID string The unique identifier for the index.
analyzer Optional The analyzer to use when creating the index.
searchAnalyzer string The analyzer to use when searching the index.
mappings object Object containing index specifications for the collection fields.
mappings.dynamic boolean Indicates whether the index uses dynamic or static mappings.
mappings.fields object Object containing one or more field specifications.
name string The name of the index.

Example

Example Request

curl -i -u "{username}:{apikey}" \
  --digest "https://cloud.mongodb.com/api/atlas/v1.0/groups/{GROUP-ID}/clusters/{CLUSTER-NAME}/fts/indexes/{DATABASE-NAME}/{COLLECTION-NAME}?pretty=true"

Example Response

The following example response contains an array of two index definitions.

The first has the following characteristics:

  • It is the default definition, which indexes all text fields dynamically and works with any collection.
  • It is named default.

The second definition has the following characteristics:

  • It is a custom definition with static mappings for two fields named genres and plot.
  • It is named SearchIndex1.
[
  {
    "collectionName" : "movies",
    "database" : "sample_mflix",
    "indexID" : "5d114a3587d9d65de99e7371",
    "mappings" : {
      "dynamic" : true
    },
    "name" : "default"
  },
  {
    "collectionName" : "movies",
    "database" : "sample_mflix",
    "indexID" : "5d1268a980eef518dac0cf41",
    "mappings" : {
      "dynamic" : false,
      "fields" : {
        "genres" : {
          "analyzer" : "lucene.standard",
          "type" : "string"
        },
        "plot" : {
          "analyzer" : "lucene.standard",
          "type" : "string"
        }
      }
    },
   "name" : "SearchIndex1"
  }
]