Deletes a watermark.

  • The default watermark cannot be deleted.
  • If you delete a watermark, its mezzanine file is also physically deleted and cannot be recovered.


OpenAPI Explorer automatically calculates the signature value. For your convenience, we recommend that you call this operation in OpenAPI Explorer. OpenAPI Explorer dynamically generates the sample code of the operation for different SDKs.

Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes DeleteWatermark

The operation that you want to perform. Set the value to DeleteWatermark.

WatermarkId String Yes 9bcc8bfadb843f*****09a2671d0df97

The ID of the watermark.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
RequestId String 25818875-5F78-4A*****F6-D7393642CA58

The ID of the request.


Sample requests

&<Common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format


JSON format

    "RequestId": "25818875-5F78-4A*****F6-D7393642CA58"

Error codes

For a list of error codes, visit the API Error Center.

Common errors

The following table describes the common errors that this operation can return.

Error code

Error message

HTTP status code



The specified resource %s does not exist.


The error message returned because the user-related resource does not exist. %s indicates the specific resource information.

SDK examples

We recommend that you use server SDKs to call this operation. You can view the sample code of different languages to call this operation by clicking the following links: