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Remove classification from folder


Removes any classifications from a folder.

This API can also be called by including the enterprise ID in the URL explicitly, for example /folders/:id//enterprise_12345/securityClassification-6VMVochwUWo.



Path Parameters

stringin pathrequired

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://* the folder_id is 123.

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



Returns an empty response when the classification is successfully deleted.

application/jsonClient error

Returned when the request parameters are not valid.

application/jsonClient error

Returns an error when the folder does not have any classification applied to it, or when the user does not have access to the folder.

  • instance_not_found - An instance of the classification metadata template with the was not found on this folder.
  • not_found - The folder was not found, or the user does not have access to the folder.
application/jsonClient error

Returned when the method was not allowed.

application/jsonClient error

An unexpected client error.

Remove classification from folder
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Request Example

curl -i -X DELETE "" \
     -H "Authorization: Bearer <ACCESS_TOKEN>"
BoxFolder folder = new BoxFolder(api, "id");
client.folder(folder_id='11111').metadata(scope='securityClassification-6VMVochwUWo', template='myMetadata').delete()
client.folders.deleteMetadata('11111', 'enterprise', 'securityClassification-6VMVochwUWo')
	.then(() => {
		// removal succeeded — no value returned