You can use the Admin API to delete all assets contained within a specific folder (including sub-folders).
Here's an example in Node.js:
More information here.
Bulk Delete Tool
You can follow the steps below:
- Go to your bulk delete page under your account settings here.
- Select the
originals and derived resourcesoptions then
Search byoption. The prefix is the folder path followed by a slash
/at the end e.g.
- Select the specific
typeof assets you want to delete then click the
Nextbutton, this will submit the bulk delete request. An email notification will be sent out when the job is complete.
Here is a short video demonstrating how to delete assets using the Bulk Delete tool:
Select assets via the UI manually
To delete assets via the UI, you can:
- Option 1: Bulk select assets (CMD on Mac/SHIFT on Windows + Click on asset).
- Option 2: Click on the checkbox on the top right corner of an asset to select it (cf video below).
- When the assets are selected, click on the
Deletebutton in the toolbar.
Here is a short video demonstrating how to delete assets via the UI:
Note that if you have those assets backed up, this will only delete the original assets. For deleting backed-up assets, please contact our support team and we'll be happy to assist.