How can I delete already ingested data

I want to clear the database, in your article you’re mentioning drop filter - but this is for new data.
How can I clear old data ?

Hi @it190

Thanks for reaching out, I hope you are well.

To confirm you are wanted to remove already ingested data.

I did a little digging, and located the following doc which confirms When you set up data dropping rules, only data from that point onward is affected. Existing data that has already been ingested cannot be edited or deleted.

I hope this was helpful, should you have any questions or updates please do reach out.

Also if this helped resolve the issue please consider selecting the Solution ( How to Use the Official Solution Checkbox )option below this post.

Since NRDB is immutable, we cannot remove any data that is already ingested. But, the data will vanish from your account based on the data retention depending on the type of data and the eventType.\

However, if you need a way to ignore previously ingested data you may use SINCE , that will omit fetching old data which is out of your consideration.

Hi @anil.sonaji

Thanks for reaching out.

Excellent call out, thank you so much for this explanation.

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