Method: users.labels.delete

Immediately and permanently deletes the specified label and removes it from any messages and threads that it is applied to.

HTTP request

DELETE https://gmail.googleapis.com/gmail/v1/users/{userId}/labels/{id}

The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters

Parameters
userId

string

The user's email address. The special value me can be used to indicate the authenticated user.

id

string

The ID of the label to delete.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body will be empty.

Authorization Scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:

  • https://mail.google.com/
  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/gmail.modify
  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/gmail.labels

For more information, see the OAuth 2.0 Overview.