Files: emptyTrash

Permanently deletes all of the user's trashed files. Try it now.


HTTP request



Parameter name Value Description
Optional query parameters
enforceSingleParent boolean Set to true to opt in to API behavior that aims for all items to have exactly one parent. This parameter will only take effect if the item is not in a shared drive. If an item's last parent is deleted but the item itself is not, the item will be placed under its owner's root. (Default: false)


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Request body

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