Update a file folder 

Update the Atom document representation of the file folder.

This method replaces the existing Atom document for the file folder. For information about how to first retrieve the Atom document for the folder that you want to update, see Retrieve a file folder.

You must authenticate this request.

Table 1. Atom API request details

Method URI Output representation Description
PUT Construct the URI using the following syntax: /basic/api/collection/{collection-id}/entry collection Atom document Updates the Atom document for the file folder.

Note: {collection-id} is the value of the <td:uuid> element in the collection's Atom entry document.

You can use this input header in a POST request instead of using the PUT request.

Table 2. Input headers

Parameter Description
X-Method-Override Tunnels a PUT request over HTTP POST


An updated Atom entry document for the file folder. The content type must be specified as application/atom+xml.


Atom entry document with the changes made to the file folder.

Returned HTTP headers

HTTP/1.1 200 OK

Error codes

Parent topic

Work with folders

Related reference
File folder content