Creating Folders

You can create a new folder in the specified Azure container.

Request

POST https://<hostname>:4443/v6/AzureResources/containers/{containerName}/folders?accountId=<string>&RegionType=<string>

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

containerName

string

Specifies the container name. For more information on how to get this parameter, see Getting Containers.

accountId

string

Specifies the identification number of a cloud account. For more information on how to get this parameter, see Getting Accounts.

RegionType

string

Specifies a region type. The following types are available:

  • Global
  • Germany
  • China
  • Government

Request Body

The request body must contain the following property:

Property

Type

Description

name

string

Specifies a name for a new folder.

Request Example

Request:

POST https://abc.tech.local:4443/v6/AzureResources/containers/container1/folders?accountId=b59af548-3406-4681-a56b-3dfc6c379e96&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

The response body contains the following properties:

Property

Type

Description

path

string

Specifies a folder path.

name

string

Specifies 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/",

 "_links": {

   "self": {

     "href": "/v6/AzureResources/containers/container1/folders/RESTFolder?accountId=b59af548-3406-4681-a56b-3dfc6c379e96&regionType=Global"

   },

   "account": {

     "href": "/v6/accounts/b59af548-3406-4681-a56b-3dfc6c379e96"

   },

   "container": {

     "href": "/v6/AzureResources/containers/container1?accountId=b59af548-3406-4681-a56b-3dfc6c379e96&RegionType=Global"

   }

 },

 "name": "RESTFolder"

}