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Method: media.upload

Uploads media. Upload is supported on the URI /upload/v1/media/{+name}.

HTTP request

  • Upload URI, for media upload requests:
    POST https://mybusiness.googleapis.com/upload/v1/media/{resourceName=**}
  • Metadata URI, for metadata-only requests:
    POST https://mybusiness.googleapis.com/v1/media/{resourceName=**}

The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Name of the media that is being downloaded. See ReadRequest.resource_name.

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Media.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains data with the following structure:

Media resource.

JSON representation
  "resourceName": string


Name of the media resource.

Authorization Scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:

  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/plus.business.manage
  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/business.manage

For more information, see the OAuth 2.0 Overview.