Volumes

Resize Volume

post
https://api.linode.com/v4/volumes/{volumeId}/resize

Resize an existing Volume on your Account. In order for this request to complete successfully, your User must have the read_write permissions to the Volume.

  • Volumes can only be resized up.

Authorizations

Personal Access Token
OAuth: ( volumes:read_write)

Path Parameters

volumeId
Required
integer

ID of the Volume to resize.

Request Body Schema

size
Required
integer

The Volume's size, in GiB.

Request Samples

curl -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
    -H "Authorization: Bearer $TOKEN" \
    -X POST -d '{
      "size": 30
    }' \
    https://api.linode.com/v4/volumes/12345/resize

Response Samples

{}

Responses

200: Volume resize started.

default: Error

errors
array of objects
reason
string

What happened to cause this error. In most cases, this can be fixed immediately by changing the data you sent in the request, but in some cases you will be instructed to open a Support Ticket or perform some other action before you can complete the request successfully.

field
string

The field in the request that caused this error. This may be a path, separated by periods in the case of nested fields. In some cases this may come back as "null" if the error is not specific to any single element of the request.