Method: folders.settings.deleteValue

Deletes a setting value. If the setting value does not exist, the operation is a no-op.

Returns a google.rpc.Status with google.rpc.Code.NOT_FOUND if the setting or the setting value does not exist. The setting value will not exist if a prior call to DeleteSetting for the setting value already returned a success code. Returns a google.rpc.Status with google.rpc.Code.FAILED_PRECONDITION if the setting is flagged as read only.

HTTP request


The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



The name of the setting value to delete. See SettingValue for naming requirements.

Authorization requires the following IAM permission on the specified resource name:

  • resourcesettings.settingvalues.delete

Query parameters



A flag that allows the deletion of the value of a readOnly setting. WARNING: use at your own risk. Deleting the value of a read only setting is an irreversible action (i.e., it cannot be created again).

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body will be empty.

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:


For more information, see the Authentication Overview.