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Resource Management:DeleteFolder

Last Updated:Dec 18, 2023

Deletes a folder.

Operation description

Before you delete a folder, you must make sure that the folder does not contain members or subfolders.


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Authorization information

There is currently no authorization information disclosed in the API.

Request parameters


The ID of the folder.


Response parameters


The returned result.


The ID of the request.



Sample success responses


  "RequestId": "9B34724D-54B0-4A51-B34D-4512372FE1BE"

Error codes

HTTP status codeError codeError messageDescription
400MissingParameter.FolderIdYou must specify FolderId.The FolderId parameter is not configured. Configure this parameter.
400InvalidParameter.FolderIdThe FolderId is invalid.The value of the FolderId parameter is invalid. The value must start with r- followed by 6 characters or start with fd- followed by 10 characters. Valid characters are letters and digits.
404EntityNotExists.ResourceDirectoryThe resource directory for the account is not enabled. We recommend that you first enable the resource directory for the account.The account is not used to enable a resource directory. Use the account to enable a resource directory first.
404EntityNotExists.FolderThe resource directory folder does not exist.The specified folder does not exist. Create such a folder first.
409DeleteConflict.Folder.SubFolderThis folder has sub folders.The folder contains subfolders. Delete the subfolders first.
409DeleteConflict.Folder.AccountThis folder has accounts.One or more members exist in the folder. Remove the members first.

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