This function is used in Python Scripting.


Removes a specific user from the a user source based on username. When altering the Gateway System User Source, the Allow User Admin setting must be enabled.

Client Permission Restrictions

Permission Type: User Management

Client access to this scripting function is blocked to users that do not meet the role/zone requirements for the above permission type. This function is unaffected when run in the Gateway scope.


system.user.removeUser(userSource,username )

  • Parameters

String userSource The user source in which the user is found. Blank will use the default user source.

String username The username of the user to remove.

  • Returns

UIResponse - An UIResponse object with lists of warnings, errors, and information returned after the removal attempt.

  • Scope

Gateway, Vision Client, Perspective Session

Code Examples
Code Snippet
# Removes user jHopkins from the AcmeWest user source.  
system.user.removeUser("AcmeWest", "jHopkins")

system user removeUser, user.removeUser