You can call the CreateFlowCategory operation to create a workflow directory folder.


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Request parameters

Parameter Type Required Example Description
Action String Yes CreateFlowCategory

The operation that you want to perform. This parameter is required for API requests that you create by piecing together HTTP or HTTPS URLs. Set the value to CreateFlowCategory.

Name String Yes myFolder

The name of the directory. You can call ListFlowProject View data on the Member Management page.

ProjectId String Yes FP-AC84F265C8E4****

The ID of the project. You can call ListFlowProject View data on the Member Management page.

RegionId String Yes cn-hangzhou

The region ID. You can call DescribeRegions To view the latest list of Alibaba Cloud regions.

Type String Yes FLOW

The type of the directory. Valid values:

  • FLOW (workflow)
  • JOB (JOB)
  • ADHOC: ad hoc query
ParentId String No FC-AF08490649B8****

The ID of the parent directory. If it is null, the default value is root The information of a directory.

Response parameters

Parameter Type Example Description
Id String FC-AF08490649B8****

The ID of the created directory.

RequestId String 2670BCFB-925D-4C3E-9994-8D12F7A9F538

The ID of the request.


Sample requests

&<common request parameters>

Sample success responses

XML format


JSON Syntax

    "RequestId": "2670BCFB-925D-4C3E-9994-8D12F7A9F538",
    "Id": "FC-AF08490649B8****"