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Delete Cloud Recording with Zoom Admin API

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Create a workflow to Delete Cloud Recording with the Zoom Admin API. When you configure and deploy the workflow, it will run on Pipedream's servers 24x7 for free.

  1. Configure the Delete Cloud Recording action
    1. Connect your Zoom Admin account
    2. Select a Recording
    3. Optional- Select a Action
  2. Select a trigger to run your workflow on HTTP requests, schedules or app events
  3. Deploy the workflow
  4. Send a test event to validate your setup
  5. Turn on the trigger


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To contribute an update to an existing component or create a new component, create a PR on GitHub. If you're new to Pipedream component development, you can start with quickstarts for trigger span and action development, and then review the component API reference.

Delete Cloud Recording on Zoom Admin
Description:Remove a recording from a meeting or webinar. [See the docs here](https://marketplace.zoom.us/docs/api-reference/zoom-api/cloud-recording/recordingdeleteone)


import zoomAdmin from "../../zoom_admin.app.mjs";
import isObject from "lodash/isObject.js";
import { axios } from "@pipedream/platform";
import consts from "../../consts.mjs";

export default {
  name: "Delete Cloud Recording",
  description: "Remove a recording from a meeting or webinar. [See the docs here](https://marketplace.zoom.us/docs/api-reference/zoom-api/cloud-recording/recordingdeleteone)",
  key: "zoom_admin-action-delete-cloud-recording",
  version: "0.0.1",
  type: "action",
  props: {
    cloudRecording: {
      propDefinition: [
    action: {
      type: "string",
      label: "Action",
      description: "The recording delete action",
      optional: true,
      options: consts.CLOUD_RECORD_ACTION_OPTIONS,
  async run ({ $ }) {
    let cloudRecording = isObject(this.cloudRecording)
      ? this.cloudRecording
      : JSON.parse(this.cloudRecording);

    const res = await axios($, this.zoomAdmin._getAxiosParams({
      method: "DELETE",
      path: `/meetings/${cloudRecording.value.meetingId}/recordings/${cloudRecording.value.id}`,
      params: {
        action: this.action,

    $.export("$summary", `The cloud recording "${cloudRecording.label}" was successfully deleted`);

    return res;


This component may be configured based on the props defined in the component code. Pipedream automatically prompts for input values in the UI and CLI.
Zoom AdminzoomAdminappThis component uses the Zoom Admin app.
RecordingcloudRecordingstringSelect a value from the drop down menu.
ActionactionstringSelect a value from the drop down menu:{ "label": "Move recording to trash", "value": "trash" }{ "label": "Delete recording permanently", "value": "delete" }


Zoom Admin uses OAuth authentication. When you connect your Zoom Admin account, Pipedream will open a popup window where you can sign into Zoom Admin and grant Pipedream permission to connect to your account. Pipedream securely stores and automatically refreshes the OAuth tokens so you can easily authenticate any Zoom Admin API.

Pipedream requests the following authorization scopes when you connect your account:

About Zoom Admin

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