Edit object

Service version: 1
Last edit: 2022.07.20

Purpose

This endpoint provides new values for an existing object's attributes. An Admin may only send the values that need to be updated.

Request data

HTTPS method: PUT

  • Constants and parameters enclosed in curly brackets { } must be replaced with their values.
  • Please see the following Request parameters section with the required and optional parameters tables for their values. The generic request format is as follows.

URL format

PUT
Request example
https://{baseURL}/geofencing/{versionNumber}/objects/{objectId}?key={Your_API_Key}&adminKey={Your_Admin_Key}

curl command format

PUT
Request curl command
1curl -v -XPUT -H "Content-type: application/json" -d
2'{
3 "name": "object_name",
4 "defaultProject": "project_id",
5 "properties": {
6 "key": "value"
7 ...
8 }
9 }'
10'https://{baseURL}/geofencing/{versionNumber}/objects/{objectId}?key={Your_API_Key}&adminKey={Your_Admin_Key}'

PUT request body

PUT
PUT request body - JSON
1{
2 "name": "object_name",
3 "defaultProject": "project_id",
4 "properties": {
5 "key": "value"
6 ...
7 }
8}

Request parameters

The following table describes the parameters that can be used in a request.

  • Required parameters must be used or the call will fail.
  • Optional parameters may be used.
  • The order of request parameters is not important.

Note: There are no optional parameters in this endpoint.

Required parametersDescription
baseURL
string
The base URL for calling the API.
Value: api.tomtom.com
versionNumber
string
Service version.
Value: 1
key
string
An API Key valid for the requested service.
Value: Your valid API Key.
adminKey
string
An Admin Key valid for the provided API Key.
Value: A valid Admin Key.
objectId
string
Id of an object to edit.
Value: UUID

Response data

Response body

Response body - JSON
1{
2 "name": "object_name",
3 "id": "object_id",
4 "defaultProject": "project_id",
5 "properties": {
6 "key": "value"
7 ...
8 }
9}

Response fields

The following table describes all of the fields that can appear in a response.

Primary fieldsDescription
name
string
The name of the object.
id
string
The UUID of the object.
defaultProject
string
(Optional) The UUID of the object's default project.
properties
object
(Optional) It is an object containing the user-defined properties of the object. Its content varies between objects.

Response codes

CodeMeaning & possible causes
200OK
400Bad request:
  • Object with the requested name already exists (name already in use).
  • Selected default project does not exist.
  • Requested object is not linked to the requester's account or does not exist.
403Forbidden:
  • The provided Admin Key is invalid.
  • The Admin Key is missing.

Example

Edit an object.

Request URL

PUT
Request example
https://api.tomtom.com/geofencing/1/objects/b3e6a642-e082-499e-8e04-dee9e5e9c575?key={Your_API_Key}&adminKey={Your_Admin_Key}

PUT request body

PUT
PUT request body - JSON
1{
2 "defaultProject": "",
3 "properties": {
4 "embeddedId": "EL 11111",
5 }
6}

Response body

Response body - JSON
1{
2 "name": "Support car 1",
3 "id": "cfde72d8-4b9f-4f6d-83c8-87ae0465fd5d",
4 "defaultProject": "",
5 "properties": {
6 "embeddedId": "EL 11111"
7 }
8}