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Deleting Videos Using VdoCipher API

Videos can be deleted using the delete API, by sending an HTTP DELETE request to with the videoID as query. You can delete multiple videos by separating the videoIDs by comma in the HTTP query, as follows:


The playback of videos is often cached by multiple cache servers and it is possible for a video to keep playing for a short while even after it is deleted from account.

Deleting a video will stop a video from counting towards the storage accounting.

Sample Code for Video Deletion​

The sample API Secret Key is a1b2c3d4e5. videoIDs are written as {{videoID1}} and {{videoID2}}. Replace these with the actual videoIDs.

curl -X DELETE \
'{{videoID1}},{{videoID2}}' \
-H 'Accept: application/json' \
-H 'Authorization: Apisecret a1b2c3d4e5' \
-H 'Content-Type: application/json'