fortinet.fortimanager.fortimanager httpapi – HttpApi Plugin for Fortinet FortiManager Appliance or VM.


This httpapi plugin is part of the fortinet.fortimanager collection (version 2.5.0).

You might already have this collection installed if you are using the ansible package. It is not included in ansible-core. To check whether it is installed, run ansible-galaxy collection list.

To install it, use: ansible-galaxy collection install fortinet.fortimanager.

To use it in a playbook, specify: fortinet.fortimanager.fortimanager.

New in fortinet.fortimanager 1.0.0


  • This HttpApi plugin provides methods to connect to Fortinet FortiManager Appliance or VM via JSON RPC API.


  • Xinwei Du (@dux-fortinet)

  • Xing Li (@lix-fortinet)

  • Link Zheng (@chillancezen)

  • Luke Weighall (@lweighall)

  • Andrew Welsh (@Ghilli3)

  • Jim Huber (@p4r4n0y1ng)


Configuration entries for each entry type have a low to high priority order. For example, a variable that is lower in the list will override a variable that is higher up.