Data Types


Deletes a folder asynchronously.

You can use ListFolder to preview the operation using the dryRun parameter.

External storage: external files are only deleted when you directly delete a file or subfolder of a folder that has external storage configured. If you delete the folder itself, only the mapping is removed.

Requires a secret_* API key. Alternatively, you can use a public_* API key and JWT-based auth.

DELETE /v2/accounts/{accountId}/folders
1curl "{accountId}/folders" \
3 -H "Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_KEY" \
4 -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
5 -d @- << EOF
6 {
7 "deleteFiles": true,
8 "deleteVirtualFolders": true,
9 "folderPath": "/uploads",
10 "recursive": true
11 }
Response (200)
2 "jobDocs": "",
3 "jobId": "01ARZ3NDEKTSV4RRFFQ69G5FAV",
4 "jobType": "ExampleJob",
5 "jobUrl": ""

Your account ID.

This is visible on the settings page:

Example: "A623uY2"

Type: String

Length: 7

Add one of these Authorization header values to your request:

Option 1: prefix "Bearer " to your API key. The result is your Authorization header value.

Option 2: use HTTP basic authorization with apikey as your username and your API key as your password.

For advanced options, please see:

Note: this endpoint requires a secret_* API key.

Type: String

This endpoints requires a JSON request body.

Type: String

Value: "application/json"

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