Creating Folders

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    You can create a new folder in an Amazon bucket.

    Request

    POST https://<hostname>:4443/v5/S3Resources/buckets/{bucketName}/folders?accountId=<accountId>&regionType=<regionType>

    Request Headers

    The request header must contain an authorization token of the current session.

    Request Parameters

    The following parameters must be specified in the URL of the request.

    Parameter

    Type

    Description

    bucketName

    string

    The name of the bucket.

    accountId

    string

    An identification number of the account under which you can connect to object storage.

    regionType

    string

    A region type of object storage.

    Request Body

    Property

    Type

    Description

    name

    string

    Specifies the name for a new folder.

    Request Example

    Request:

    POST https://abc.tech.local:4443/v5/S3Resources/buckets/twbucket/folders?accountId=de4f0671-953c-4f88-a60f-731bc8277e3a&regionType=Global

     

    Request Header:

    Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

    Request Body:

    {

        "name": "RESTFolder"

    }

    Response

    The server returns the following response to the client.

    Response Codes

    A successfully completed operation returns a response code 201 Created.

    Response Headers

    The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTPS headers.

    Header

    Description

    Content-length

    The length of the response body.

    Content-type

    The media type and syntax of the response body message: application/json; charset=utf-8

    Response Body

    Property

    Type

    Description

    path

    string

    A folder path.

    name

    string

    A folder name.

    _links

    Dictionary of string [key] and Object [value]

    Links to related resources (navigation property).

    Response Example

    Response:

    201 Created

     

    Response Body:

    {

      "path": "Veeam/Backup365/RESTFolder/",

      "name": "RESTFolder",

      "links":    {

         "self": {"href": "https://abc.tech.local:4443/v5/S3Resources/buckets/twbucket/folders/RESTFolder?accountId=de4f0671-953c-4f88-a60f-731bc8277e3a&regionType=Global"},

         "account": {"href": "https://abc.tech.local:4443/v5/accounts/de4f0671-953c-4f88-a60f-731bc8277e3a"},

         "bucket": {"href": "https://abc.tech.local:4443/v5/S3Resources/buckets/twbucket?accountId=de4f0671-953c-4f88-a60f-731bc8277e3a&RegionType=Global"}

      }

    }

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