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Pop Off

Removes specified number of blocks (and associated transactions) from the top of the blockchain. POST only.


  • requestType is popOff
  • numBlocks is the number of blocks to pop off the blockchain (optional)
  • height is the new height of the blockchain after popping (optional if numBlocks provided)

Note: If table trimming is enabled (default), at most 1440 blocks can be popped off without triggering a full rescan.


  • blocks (A) is an array of the blocks popped off
  • requestProcessingTime (N) is the API request processing time (in millisec)