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ApsaraVideo VOD:UpdateVideoInfo

Last Updated:May 11, 2024

Modifies the information about a video.

Operation description

The specific parameter of a video is updated only when a new value is passed in the parameter.


OpenAPI Explorer automatically calculates the signature value. For your convenience, we recommend that you call this operation in OpenAPI Explorer.

Authorization information

The following table shows the authorization information corresponding to the API. The authorization information can be used in the Action policy element to grant a RAM user or RAM role the permissions to call this API operation. Description:

  • Operation: the value that you can use in the Action element to specify the operation on a resource.
  • Access level: the access level of each operation. The levels are read, write, and list.
  • Resource type: the type of the resource on which you can authorize the RAM user or the RAM role to perform the operation. Take note of the following items:
    • The required resource types are displayed in bold characters.
    • If the permissions cannot be granted at the resource level, All Resources is used in the Resource type column of the operation.
  • Condition Key: the condition key that is defined by the cloud service.
  • Associated operation: other operations that the RAM user or the RAM role must have permissions to perform to complete the operation. To complete the operation, the RAM user or the RAM role must have the permissions to perform the associated operations.
OperationAccess levelResource typeCondition keyAssociated operation
  • All Resources

Request parameters


The ID of the video.


The title of the video.

  • The value can be up to 128 bytes in length.
  • The string must be encoded in the UTF-8 format.
video title

The tags of the video.

  • Each tag can be up to 32 bytes in length. A maximum of 16 tags can be specified.
  • Separate multiple tags with commas (,).
  • The string must be encoded in the UTF-8 format.

The description of the video.

  • The value can be up to 1,024 bytes in length.
  • The string must be encoded in the UTF-8 format.
video description

The URL of the video thumbnail.****.jpg

The ID of the video category.


Response parameters


The returned data.


The ID of the request.



Sample success responses


  "RequestId": "25818875-5F78-4AF6-D7393642CA58****"

Error codes

For a list of error codes, visit the Service error codes.

Common errors

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

Error codeError messageHTTP status codeDescription
InvalidVideo.NotFoundThe video does not exist.404The error message returned because the video does not exist.