Delete folder metadata

delete
https://api.box.com/2.0
/folders/:folder_id/metadata/:scope/:template_key

Deletes a piece of folder metadata.

Request

application/json

Path Parameters

stringin pathrequired
0

The unique identifier that represent a folder.

The ID for any folder can be determined by visiting this folder in the web application and copying the ID from the URL. For example, for the url https://*.app.box.com/folder/123 the folder_id is 123.

The root folder of a Box account is always represented by the ID 0.

stringin pathrequired
enterprise_27335

The scope of the metadata template

Value is one of "global", "enterprise_<id>"

stringin pathrequired
blueprintTemplate

The name of the metadata template

Response

none

Returns an empty response when the metadata is successfully deleted.

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Request Example

cURL
curl -X DELETE https://api.box.com/2.0/folders/4353455/metadata/enterprise_27335/blueprintTemplate \
     -H "Authorization: Bearer <ACCESS_TOKEN>"
.NET
await client.MetadataManager.DeleteFolderMetadataAsync("11111", "enterprise", "marketingCollateral");
Java
BoxFolder folder = new BoxFolder(api, "id");
folder.deleteMetadata("myMetadataTemplate");
Python
client.folder(folder_id='11111').metadata(scope='enterprise', template='myMetadata').delete()
Node
client.folders.deleteMetadata('67890', client.metadata.scopes.GLOBAL, client.metadata.templates.PROPERTIES)
	.then(() => {
		// removal succeeded — no value returned
	});