Hello Magento Friends,
Today I am going to explain How to Programmatically Delete Directory in Magento 2?
Magento 2 contains various directories and subdirectories which have files in them. The directory structure of Magento 2 helps developers to develop custom extensions, themes or add any custom code.
If you want to delete any unnecessary directory in Magento 2 you can do it programmatically and avoid deleting it manually, I have explained it below
Steps to Programmatically Delete Directory in Magento 2:
Step 1: Go to the below path
And add the below code
class Index extends \Magento\Backend\App\Action
protected $_publicActions = ['index'];
public function __construct(
$this->resultPageFactory = $resultPageFactory;
$this->directory = $fileSystem->getDirectoryWrite(DirectoryList::MEDIA);
public function execute()
$resultPage = $this->resultPageFactory->create();
$dir = '/test/';
$deleteDirectory = $this->directory->delete($dir);
$this->messageManager->addSuccess(__('Custom Images Deleted Successfuly!'));
So this blog will help to remove the folder test from the pub/media folder.
This way simply you can Programmatically Delete Directory in Magento 2. If you have any doubts, let me know via the comment section below. Share the article with your friends and stay in the know for further tutorials.