Creating Folders

You can create a new folder in the specified S3 Compatible or IBM object storage bucket.

Creating Folders Note

If an object storage uses a self-signed SSL certificate, you must add this certificate to the trusted root of the server that runs Veeam Backup for Microsoft 365 REST API service. Otherwise, this method will not work.

Request

POST https://<hostname>:4443/v6/S3CompatibleResources/buckets/{bucketName}/folders?accountId=<string>&ServicePoint=<string>&CustomRegionId=<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

bucketName

string

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

accountId

string

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

servicePoint

string

Specifies an endpoint address.

customRegionId

string

Specifies a region ID.

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/S3CompatibleResources/buckets/d3e020df-9144-4fa3-a2ff-a83abb3f7cfa/folders?accountId=ed531412-7646-4fa1-bea5-986c04bcb89c&ServicePoint=https://my.servicepoint.com:443&CustomRegionId=us-east-1

 

Request Header:

Authorization: Bearer <Access-Token>

Request Body:

{

    "name": "RESTStorageFolder"

}

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/RESTStorageFolder/",

 "name": "RESTStorageFolder",

 "links": {

   "self": {

     "href": "/v6/S3CompatibleResources/buckets/d3e020df-9144-4fa3-a2ff-a83abb3f7cfa/folders/RESTStorageFolder?accountId=ed531412-7646-4fa1-bea5-986c04bcb89c&ServicePoint=https://my.servicepoint.com:443&CustomRegionId=us-east-1"

   },

   "account": {

     "href": "/v6/accounts/ed531412-7646-4fa1-bea5-986c04bcb89c"

   },

   "bucket": {

     "href": "/v6/S3CompatibleResources/buckets/d3e020df-9144-4fa3-a2ff-a83abb3f7cfa?accountId=ed531412-7646-4fa1-bea5-986c04bcb89c&ServicePoint=https://my.servicepoint.com:443&CustomRegionId=us-east-1"

   }

 }

}