Delete obsolete folders or subfolders from your vRealize Orchestrator Client.

You cannot delete the corresponding root-level folder of each vRealize Orchestrator object type.


  1. Log in to the vRealize Orchestrator Client.
  2. From the left navigation pane, select an object page, such as Workflows.
  3. From the top-right, select the tree view icon ().
  4. Tick the check box next to the folder you want to delete.
    Note: To delete a subfolder, select the parent folder from the tree view and then tick the check box.
  5. Click Delete.
  6. If the selected folder is empty.
    1. Confirm that you want to delete to folder.
    2. Click Delete.
  7. If the selected folder contains vRealize Orchestrator Client objects or subfolders.
    1. Confirm that you want to delete the folder.
    2. Click Delete.
      You receive the message Could not delete item 'your_folder_name': Folder 'your_folder_name' is not empty.
    3. To delete the folder and all its content, click Force delete.
    4. Confirm that you want to delete the folder, and click Delete.
      Note: You can also perform a batch delete by selecting multiple objects from the table included in the folder menu.