Applies to QAComplete 14.4, last modified on May 20, 2024

Deletes a folder from QAComplete.

Deletes a folder specified by its ID, the entity type, and the project’s ID from QAComplete.


Basic authentication using a user’s login and password. See Authentication for details.

Security Rights

The authenticating user must belong to a security group that has the Delete privilege for the specified entity type.

Request Format

To delete a folder, send a DELETE request to the following URL:

URL parameters

ProjectId  :  integer, required

The ID of the project, which folder you need to delete.

EntityCode  :  string, required

The entity, which folder you need to delete. Possible values:

  • Releases
  • Bugs (defects)
  • FunctionalSpecs (requirements)
  • Tests
  • TestSets
  • TestSteps

Id  :  integer, required

The ID of the folder you need to update.

A sample request:

Connection: keep-alive
Content-Type: application/json
Accept: application/json, text/script, */*
Authorization: Basic am9obkBleGFtcGxlLmNvbTpwQHNzd29yZA==

A sample request made by using cURL:

curl -u [email protected]:p@ssword

Response Format

If successful, the operation returns an empty response with HTTP status code 200.

Error responses

If the operation fails, it returns the appropriate status code and (optionally) the error description in the response body.

If the project with the specified ProjectId does not exist or the authenticating user does not have rights to access the project, the operation returns the Access is denied error.

If a folder with the specified Id does not exist, the operation returns the File or directory not found error.

See Also

Folders REST API Reference

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