Create a contact sync action definition

post

/api/bulk/2.0/contacts/syncActions

Creates a new contact sync action definition.

Request

Supported Media Types
Body ()
The request body contains details of the contact sync action definition.
Root Schema : ContactSyncActionOperationIndividual
Type: object
Title: ContactSyncActionOperationIndividual
The request body defines details of the contact sync action definition.
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  • Title: createdAt
    The date and time the entity was created, expressed using the ISO-8601 standard. This is a read-only property.
  • Title: createdBy
    The login id of the user who created the sync action. This is a read-only property.
  • fields
    Title: fields
    The field name and statement that will be used to identify the account, contact, or custom object. Must contain only one field. Allowed field statement values to identify a contact are: {{Contact.Field(C_EmailAddress)}}, {{Contact.Field(ContactIDExt)}}, or {{Contact.Id}}. Allowed field statement values to identify an account are: {{Account.Field(CompanyIDExt)}}, {{Account.Field(M_CompanyName)}}, or {{Account.Id}}. Allowed field statement values to identify a custom object are: {{CustomObject[{id}].ExternalId}}.
  • Title: identifierFieldName
    The field which will be used to identify the entity. Must be a string value, at least 1 character and at most 100 characters long.
  • Title: isSyncTriggeredOnImport
    Whether or not the sync is triggered upon uploading data.
  • Title: kbUsed
    The amount of space used in kb. This is a read-only property.
  • Title: name
    The name of the sync action definition.
  • syncActions
    Title: syncActions
    Specifies operations to perform during the sync with a maximum of 10 actions. See Sync actions parameters for a list of sync actions. For more information about this parameter, see the Oracle Eloqua Developer Help Center. There currently are not any sync actions available for Events.
  • Title: updatedAt
    The date and time the entity was last updated, expressed using the ISO-8601 standard. This is a read-only property.
  • Title: updatedBy
    The login id of the user that last updated the entity. This is a read-only property.
  • Title: uri
    System-generated unique resource identifier that defines the definition for future referencing. This is a read-only property.
Nested Schema : fields
Type: array
Title: fields
The field name and statement that will be used to identify the account, contact, or custom object. Must contain only one field. Allowed field statement values to identify a contact are: {{Contact.Field(C_EmailAddress)}}, {{Contact.Field(ContactIDExt)}}, or {{Contact.Id}}. Allowed field statement values to identify an account are: {{Account.Field(CompanyIDExt)}}, {{Account.Field(M_CompanyName)}}, or {{Account.Id}}. Allowed field statement values to identify a custom object are: {{CustomObject[{id}].ExternalId}}.
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Nested Schema : syncActions
Type: array
Title: syncActions
Specifies operations to perform during the sync with a maximum of 10 actions. See Sync actions parameters for a list of sync actions. For more information about this parameter, see the Oracle Eloqua Developer Help Center. There currently are not any sync actions available for Events.
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Response

Supported Media Types

201 Response

Success.
Body ()
Root Schema : ContactSyncActionOperationIndividualResponse
Type: object
Title: ContactSyncActionOperationIndividualResponse
The response body includes information about the contact sync action definition.
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  • Title: createdAt
    The date and time the entity was created, expressed using the ISO-8601 standard. This is a read-only property.
  • Title: createdBy
    The login id of the user who created the sync action. This is a read-only property.
  • fields
    Title: fields
    The field name and statement that will be used to identify the account, contact, or custom object. Must contain only one field. Allowed field statement values to identify a contact are: {{Contact.Field(C_EmailAddress)}}, {{Contact.Field(ContactIDExt)}}, or {{Contact.Id}}. Allowed field statement values to identify an account are: {{Account.Field(CompanyIDExt)}}, {{Account.Field(M_CompanyName)}}, or {{Account.Id}}. Allowed field statement values to identify a custom object are: {{CustomObject[{id}].ExternalId}}.
  • Title: identifierFieldName
    The field which will be used to identify the entity. Must be a string value, at least 1 character and at most 100 characters long.
  • Title: isSyncTriggeredOnImport
    Whether or not the sync is triggered upon uploading data.
  • Title: kbUsed
    The amount of space used in kb. This is a read-only property.
  • Title: name
    The name of the sync action definition.
  • syncActions
    Title: syncActions
    Specifies operations to perform during the sync with a maximum of 10 actions. See Sync actions parameters for a list of sync actions. For more information about this parameter, see the Oracle Eloqua Developer Help Center. There currently are not any sync actions available for Events.
  • Title: updatedAt
    The date and time the entity was last updated, expressed using the ISO-8601 standard. This is a read-only property.
  • Title: updatedBy
    The login id of the user that last updated the entity. This is a read-only property.
  • Title: uri
    System-generated unique resource identifier that defines the definition for future referencing. This is a read-only property.
Nested Schema : fields
Type: array
Title: fields
The field name and statement that will be used to identify the account, contact, or custom object. Must contain only one field. Allowed field statement values to identify a contact are: {{Contact.Field(C_EmailAddress)}}, {{Contact.Field(ContactIDExt)}}, or {{Contact.Id}}. Allowed field statement values to identify an account are: {{Account.Field(CompanyIDExt)}}, {{Account.Field(M_CompanyName)}}, or {{Account.Id}}. Allowed field statement values to identify a custom object are: {{CustomObject[{id}].ExternalId}}.
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Nested Schema : syncActions
Type: array
Title: syncActions
Specifies operations to perform during the sync with a maximum of 10 actions. See Sync actions parameters for a list of sync actions. For more information about this parameter, see the Oracle Eloqua Developer Help Center. There currently are not any sync actions available for Events.
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400 Response

Bad request. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.

401 Response

Unauthorized. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.

403 Response

Forbidden. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.

404 Response

The requested resource was not found. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.

409 Response

There was a conflict. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.

410 Response

The requested resource is no longer available. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.

412 Response

The resource you are attempting to delete has dependencies, and cannot be deleted. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.

413 Response

Storage space exceeded. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.

500 Response

The service has encountered an internal server error. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.

503 Response

There was a timeout processing the request. See Status Codes for information about other possible HTTP status codes.
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Examples

The following examples demonstrate how to create a new contact sync action definition using an HTTP request and cURL. For more information on requests, see API requests.

HTTP Request Example

Create a new contact sync action definition to export a list of lead scoring fields from the lead scoring model with id#1 and email addresses:


POST /contacts/syncActions
Content-Type: application/json 
			

Request body:


{  
   "name":"Bulk Sync Action",
   "fields":{  
      "Id":"{{Contact.Id}}"
   },
   "identifierFieldName":"Id",
   "syncActions":[  
      {  
         "action":"setStatus",
         "destination":"{{DecisionInstance(da6ed61da73441dba1349582a4fa8a2c).Execution[12345]}}",
         "status":"yes"
      }
   ],
   "isSyncTriggeredOnImport":false
}
			

Response:


{
  "name": "Bulk Sync Action",
  "fields": {
    "Id": "{{Contact.Id}}"
  },
  "identifierFieldName": "Id",
  "syncActions": [
    {
      "destination": "{{DecisionInstance(da6ed61da73441dba1349582a4fa8a2c).Execution[12345]}}",
      "action": "setStatus",
      "status": "yes"
    }
  ],
  "isSyncTriggeredOnImport": false,
  "uri": "/contacts/syncActions/635",
  "createdBy": "API.User",
  "createdAt": "2016-01-13T21:32:08.4516935Z",
  "updatedBy": "API.User",
  "updatedAt": "2016-01-13T21:32:08.4516935Z"
}
			

cURL Example

Here is the same example in cURL given an instance with the name APITest, username API.User, and POD of 3.


curl --user "APITest\API.User" --header "Content-Type: application/json" --request POST --data '{"name":"Bulk Sync Action","fields":{"Id":"{{Contact.Id}}"},"identifierFieldName":"Id","syncActions":[{"action":"setStatus","destination":"{{DecisionInstance(da6ed61da73441dba1349582a4fa8a2c).Execution[12345]}}","status":"yes"}],"isSyncTriggeredOnImport":false}' https://secure.p03.eloqua.com/api/bulk/2.0/contacts/syncActions
			
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