Delete an inspection template

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Delete an inspection template from Cloud DLP.

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Code sample

C#

To learn how to install and use the client library for Cloud DLP, see Cloud DLP client libraries.


using Google.Cloud.Dlp.V2;
using System;

public class InspectTemplateDelete
{
    public static object Delete(string projectId, string templateName)
    {
        var client = DlpServiceClient.Create();

        var request = new DeleteInspectTemplateRequest
        {
            Name = templateName
        };

        client.DeleteInspectTemplate(request);
        Console.WriteLine($"Successfully deleted template {templateName}.");

        return templateName;
    }
}

Go

To learn how to install and use the client library for Cloud DLP, see Cloud DLP client libraries.

import (
	"context"
	"fmt"
	"io"

	dlp "cloud.google.com/go/dlp/apiv2"
	dlppb "google.golang.org/genproto/googleapis/privacy/dlp/v2"
)

// deleteInspectTemplate deletes the given template.
func deleteInspectTemplate(w io.Writer, templateID string) error {
	// projectID := "my-project-id"
	// templateID := "my-template"

	ctx := context.Background()

	client, err := dlp.NewClient(ctx)
	if err != nil {
		return fmt.Errorf("dlp.NewClient: %v", err)
	}
	defer client.Close()

	req := &dlppb.DeleteInspectTemplateRequest{
		Name: templateID,
	}

	if err := client.DeleteInspectTemplate(ctx, req); err != nil {
		return fmt.Errorf("DeleteInspectTemplate: %v", err)
	}
	fmt.Fprintf(w, "Successfully deleted inspect template %v", templateID)
	return nil
}

Java

To learn how to install and use the client library for Cloud DLP, see Cloud DLP client libraries.


import com.google.cloud.dlp.v2.DlpServiceClient;
import com.google.privacy.dlp.v2.DeleteInspectTemplateRequest;
import java.io.IOException;

class TemplatesDelete {

  public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
    // TODO(developer): Replace these variables before running the sample.
    String projectId = "your-project-id";
    String templateId = "your-template-id";
    deleteInspectTemplate(projectId, templateId);
  }

  // Delete an existing template
  public static void deleteInspectTemplate(String projectId, String templateId) throws IOException {
    // Construct the template name to be deleted
    String templateName = String.format("projects/%s/inspectTemplates/%s", projectId, templateId);

    // Initialize client that will be used to send requests. This client only needs to be created
    // once, and can be reused for multiple requests. After completing all of your requests, call
    // the "close" method on the client to safely clean up any remaining background resources.
    try (DlpServiceClient dlpServiceClient = DlpServiceClient.create()) {

      // Create delete template request to be sent by the client
      DeleteInspectTemplateRequest request =
          DeleteInspectTemplateRequest.newBuilder().setName(templateName).build();

      // Send the request with the client
      dlpServiceClient.deleteInspectTemplate(request);
      System.out.printf("Deleted template: %s\n", templateName);
    }
  }
}

Node.js

To learn how to install and use the client library for Cloud DLP, see Cloud DLP client libraries.

// Imports the Google Cloud Data Loss Prevention library
const DLP = require('@google-cloud/dlp');

// Instantiates a client
const dlp = new DLP.DlpServiceClient();

// The project ID to run the API call under
// const projectId = 'my-project';

// The name of the template to delete
// Parent project ID is automatically extracted from this parameter
// const templateName = 'projects/YOUR_PROJECT_ID/inspectTemplates/#####'
async function deleteInspectTemplate() {
  // Construct template-deletion request
  const request = {
    name: templateName,
  };

  // Run template-deletion request
  await dlp.deleteInspectTemplate(request);
  console.log(`Successfully deleted template ${templateName}.`);
}

deleteInspectTemplate();

PHP

To learn how to install and use the client library for Cloud DLP, see Cloud DLP client libraries.

use Google\Cloud\Dlp\V2\DlpServiceClient;

/**
 * Delete a DLP inspection configuration template.
 *
 * @param string $callingProjectId  The project ID to run the API call under
 * @param string $templateId        The name of the template to delete
 */
function delete_inspect_template(
    string $callingProjectId,
    string $templateId
): void {
    // Instantiate a client.
    $dlp = new DlpServiceClient();

    // Run template deletion request
    $templateName = "projects/$callingProjectId/locations/global/inspectTemplates/$templateId";
    $dlp->deleteInspectTemplate($templateName);

    // Print results
    printf('Successfully deleted template %s' . PHP_EOL, $templateName);
}

Python

To learn how to install and use the client library for Cloud DLP, see Cloud DLP client libraries.

def delete_inspect_template(project, template_id):
    """Deletes a Data Loss Prevention API template.
    Args:
        project: The id of the Google Cloud project which owns the template.
        template_id: The id of the template to delete.
    Returns:
        None; the response from the API is printed to the terminal.
    """

    # Import the client library
    import google.cloud.dlp

    # Instantiate a client.
    dlp = google.cloud.dlp_v2.DlpServiceClient()

    # Convert the project id into a full resource id.
    parent = f"projects/{project}"

    # Combine the template id with the parent id.
    template_resource = "{}/inspectTemplates/{}".format(parent, template_id)

    # Call the API.
    dlp.delete_inspect_template(request={"name": template_resource})

    print("Template {} successfully deleted.".format(template_resource))

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