Creates a new folder in the specified location.


All responses are in JSON format by default, to specify an XML response add ".xml" to the end of the method name (in this case "create_folder")



The calling user must have:

  • Access to the specified location.
  • Create folders permissions in the specified location.


Bold indicates required

folder_name The name of the folder to be created.
folder_path The location where the folder will be created. Paths can be retrieved from file_list.
api_key Your API Key.
timestamp The current time in Unix timestamp format.
signature Please see "User Authentication" for more information.

Sample Response

Successful response In JSON:


Successful response in XML:


Error response In JSON:

{"error":{"title":"Cannot create folder","message":"Please try a different location
or speak to an administrator."}}

Error response In XML:

	<title>Cannot create folder</title>
 	<message>Please try a different location or speak to an administrator.</message>

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