Method: parsers.activate

Full name: projects.locations.instances.logTypes.parsers.activate

ActivateParser switches the customer to use requested parser, This will set the Parser state to ACTIVE. This method prevents parser activation when the customer: 1. Is currently using a Custom parser, but wants to activate a Prebuilt release parser - DeactivateParser is the preferred method here. 2. Wants to activate a Prebuilt release_candidate parser. - ActivateReleaseCandidateParser is the preferred method here.

HTTP request


Path parameters



Required. The name of the parser to activate. Format: projects/{project}/locations/{location}/instances/{instance}/logTypes/{logtype}/parsers/{parser}

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body is empty.

Authorization scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.

IAM Permissions

Requires the following IAM permission on the name resource:

  • chronicle.parsers.activate

For more information, see the IAM documentation.