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Contacts API - Custom Fields

Elements that can be shared among more than one endpoint definition.

Create a Custom Field

Create a Custom Field

POST /contactdb/custom_fields

This endpoint allows you to create a custom field.

You can create up to 120 custom fields.

Authentication

  • API Key

Headers

Authorization
string
default: Bearer <<YOUR_API_KEY_HERE>>
required
on-behalf-of
string
default: The subuser's username. This header generates the API call as if the subuser account was making the call.

Request Body

object
name
string
type
string
{
  "name": "pet",
  "type": "text"
}

Responses

object
name
string

The name of the field

type
string

The type of the field.

Allowed Values: date, text, number
id
number

The ID of the custom field.

{
  "name": "first_name",
  "type": "text"
}
object
errors
array[object]
message
string

the error message

field
string or null

the field that generated the error

help
object

helper text or docs for troubleshooting

id
string
{
  "errors": [
    {
      "field": "field_name",
      "message": "error message"
    }
  ]
}
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