Create a folder

    A folder is an isolated space where Yandex.Cloud resources are created and grouped.

    Warning

    When creating folders, keep in mind the quotas and limits. Currently, you cannot delete a folder yourself.

    1. In the management console, click Create folder.

    2. Enter the folder name.

      The name may contain lowercase Latin letters, numbers, and hyphens. The first character must be a letter. The last character can't be a hyphen. The length of the name must be from 3 to 63 characters.

    3. Click Create folder.

    1. See the description of the folder creation command:

      $ yc resource-manager folder create --help
      
    2. Create a new folder:

      • with a name and without a description:

        $ yc resource-manager folder create \
            --name new-folder
        

        The name must be unique within the folder. The name may contain lowercase Latin letters, numbers, and hyphens. The first character must be a letter. The last character can't be a hyphen. The maximum length of the name is 63 characters.

      • with a name and a description:

        $ yc resource-manager folder create \
            --name new-folder \
            --description "my first folder with description"
        

    To create a folder, use the create method for theFolder resource.