fortinet.fortios.fortios httpapi – HttpApi Plugin for Fortinet FortiOS Appliance or VM


This httpapi plugin is part of the fortinet.fortios collection (version 2.3.6).

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.fortios.

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

New in fortinet.fortios 2.0.0


  • This HttpApi plugin provides methods to connect to Fortinet FortiOS Appliance or VM via REST API


  • Miguel Angel Munoz (@magonzalez)


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.