API Reference

Update a single file

Description

Replaces the details of a file given its properties. It is recommended to provide all properties in the body, as this endpoint performs a full replacement, not a partial update.

PUT /files/{fileId}

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Required OAuth Scopes:

file:write

Parameters

ParameterInTypeRequiredDescription
fileIdpathstringtrueThe unique identifier of the file
bodybodyFiletrueAll properties for the file, not just those to update

Body parameter example

{
  "container": "V0ZEYXRhRW50aXR5HkZvbGRlcjpyMTY0NEU1QkY2OTA1QjM5QTRCMyZCQkRzQzNDO0FGNB",
  "kind": "Document",
  "name": "Year-end review"
}

Code Samples

curl -X PUT https://api.app.wdesk.com/platform/v1/files/{fileId}  \ 
-H 'Content-Type: application/json' \ 
-H 'Accept: application/json' \ 
-H 'Authorization: Bearer {access-token}'
http PUT https://api.app.wdesk.com/platform/v1/files/{fileId}  \ 
Content-Type:application/json \ 
Accept:application/json \ 
Authorization:"Bearer {access-token}"
wget --method=PUT "https://api.app.wdesk.com/platform/v1/files/{fileId}" \
 --output-document -  \ 
 --header 'Content-Type: application/json' \ 
 --header 'Accept: application/json' \ 
 --header 'Authorization: Bearer {access-token}'
import requests
headers = {
  'Content-Type': 'application/json',
  'Accept': 'application/json',
  'Authorization': 'Bearer {access-token}'
}

r = requests.put('https://api.app.wdesk.com/platform/v1/files/{fileId}', headers = headers)

print(r.json())

Returns

200 - OK

Returns a File object containing details about the updated File.

Example Responses


{
  "container": "",
  "created": {
    "dateTime": "2019-10-28T15:03:27Z"
  },
  "name": "1989 Year-End Summary",
  "id": "124efa2a142f472ba1ceab34ed18915f",
  "kind": "Document",
  "modified": {
    "dateTime": "2020-04-01T11:31:06Z"
  },
  "type": "Document",
  "template": false
}