Deleting Custom Metadata

You can delete metadata entries at any time.

Note: For more information about Backlot REST API commands, see the Backlot API Reference.

To delete custom metadata:

To delete an asset's metadata, use DELETE with the /v2/assets route, the asset ID, and the /metadata qualifier. The following example deletes custom metadata from the JxbzdkMjqBEsO asset.
[DELETE]/v2/assets/JxbzdkMjqBEsO/metadata

Backlot returns a 200 response.

Note: Try out the code samples using your account credentials in the Ooyala Scratchpad. To launch the Scratchpad, go to Ooyala API Scratchpad. For information about using the Scratchpad, see Practice Making Requests with the Scratchpad.
The metadata is deleted.

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