Remove team access restrictions

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Removes the ability of a team to push to this branch. You can also remove push access for child teams.

Type Description
array Teams that should no longer have push access. Use the team's slug. Note: The list of users, apps, and teams in total is limited to 100 items.


string The token will be passed in the authorization header.



string branch+ parameter



DELETE https://api.github.com/repos///branches//protection/restrictions/teams
authorization: bearer undefined
accept: application/vnd.github.v3+json
user-agent: octokit.rest
content-length: 0

Example Response

Status: 200
    "id": 1,
    "node_id": "MDQ6VGVhbTE=",
    "url": "https://api.github.com/teams/1",
    "html_url": "https://github.com/orgs/github/teams/justice-league",
    "name": "Justice League",
    "slug": "justice-league",
    "description": "A great team.",
    "privacy": "closed",
    "permission": "admin",
    "members_url": "https://api.github.com/teams/1/members{/member}",
    "repositories_url": "https://api.github.com/teams/1/repos",
    "parent": null

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