Disable the requester pays status for a bucket

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Disable the requester pays status for a Cloud Storage bucket.

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For more information, see the Cloud Storage C++ API reference documentation.

namespace gcs = ::google::cloud::storage;
using ::google::cloud::StatusOr;
[](gcs::Client client, std::string const& bucket_name,
   std::string const& billed_project) {
  StatusOr<gcs::BucketMetadata> metadata = client.PatchBucket(
  if (!metadata) throw std::move(metadata).status();

  std::cout << "Billing configuration for bucket " << bucket_name
            << " is updated. The bucket now";
  if (!metadata->has_billing()) {
    std::cout << " has no billing configuration.\n";
  } else if (metadata->billing().requester_pays) {
    std::cout << " is configured to charge the caller for requests\n";
  } else {
    std::cout << " is configured to charge the project that owns the bucket"
              << " for requests.\n";


For more information, see the Cloud Storage C# API reference documentation.

using Google.Apis.Storage.v1.Data;
using Google.Cloud.Storage.V1;
using System;

public class DisableRequesterPaysSample
    public Bucket DisableRequesterPays(
        string projectId = "your-project-id",
        string bucketName = "your-unique-bucket-name")
        var storage = StorageClient.Create();
        var bucket = storage.GetBucket(bucketName, new GetBucketOptions
            UserProject = projectId

        bucket.Billing ??= new Bucket.BillingData();
        bucket.Billing.RequesterPays = false;

        bucket = storage.UpdateBucket(bucket, new UpdateBucketOptions
            UserProject = projectId
        Console.WriteLine($"Requester pays disabled for bucket {bucketName}.");
        return bucket;


For more information, see the Cloud Storage Go API reference documentation.

import (


// disableRequesterPays sets requester pays flag to false.
func disableRequesterPays(w io.Writer, bucketName string) error {
	// bucketName := "bucket-name"
	ctx := context.Background()
	client, err := storage.NewClient(ctx)
	if err != nil {
		return fmt.Errorf("storage.NewClient: %v", err)
	defer client.Close()

	ctx, cancel := context.WithTimeout(ctx, time.Second*10)
	defer cancel()

	bucket := client.Bucket(bucketName)
	bucketAttrsToUpdate := storage.BucketAttrsToUpdate{
		RequesterPays: false,
	if _, err := bucket.Update(ctx, bucketAttrsToUpdate); err != nil {
		return fmt.Errorf("Bucket(%q).Update: %v", bucketName, err)
	fmt.Fprintf(w, "Requester pays disabled for bucket %v\n", bucketName)
	return nil


For more information, see the Cloud Storage Java API reference documentation.

import com.google.cloud.storage.Bucket;
import com.google.cloud.storage.Storage;
import com.google.cloud.storage.StorageOptions;

public class DisableRequesterPays {
  public static void disableRequesterPays(String projectId, String bucketName) {
    // The ID of your GCP project
    // String projectId = "your-project-id";

    // The ID of your GCS bucket
    // String bucketName = "your-unique-bucket-name";

    Storage storage = StorageOptions.newBuilder().setProjectId(projectId).build().getService();
    Bucket bucket = storage.get(bucketName, Storage.BucketGetOption.userProject(projectId));

    System.out.println("Requester pays disabled for bucket " + bucketName);


For more information, see the Cloud Storage Node.js API reference documentation.

 * TODO(developer): Uncomment the following lines before running the sample.
// The ID of your GCS bucket
// const bucketName = 'your-unique-bucket-name';

// Imports the Google Cloud client library
const {Storage} = require('@google-cloud/storage');

// Creates a client
const storage = new Storage();

async function disableRequesterPays() {
  // Disables requester-pays requests
  await storage.bucket(bucketName).disableRequesterPays();

    `Requester-pays requests have been disabled for bucket ${bucketName}`



For more information, see the Cloud Storage PHP API reference documentation.

use Google\Cloud\Storage\StorageClient;

 * Disable a bucket's requesterpays metadata.
 * @param string $bucketName The name of your Cloud Storage bucket.
 *        (e.g. 'my-bucket')
function disable_requester_pays(string $bucketName): void
    $storage = new StorageClient();
    $bucket = $storage->bucket($bucketName);
        'billing' => [
            'requesterPays' => false
    printf('Requester pays has been disabled for %s' . PHP_EOL, $bucketName);


For more information, see the Cloud Storage Python API reference documentation.

from google.cloud import storage

def disable_requester_pays(bucket_name):
    """Disable a bucket's requesterpays metadata"""
    # bucket_name = "my-bucket"

    storage_client = storage.Client()

    bucket = storage_client.get_bucket(bucket_name)
    bucket.requester_pays = False

    print(f"Requester Pays has been disabled for {bucket_name}")


For more information, see the Cloud Storage Ruby API reference documentation.

def disable_requester_pays bucket_name:
  # The ID of your GCS bucket
  # bucket_name = "your-unique-bucket-name"

  require "google/cloud/storage"

  storage = Google::Cloud::Storage.new
  bucket  = storage.bucket bucket_name

  bucket.requester_pays = false

  puts "Requester pays has been disabled for #{bucket_name}"

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