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REST API: how to overwrite instead of add to a namedIdHierarchy object on PATCH

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edited Sep 10, 2018 2:10PM in Integrations and APIs 2 comments


I'm trying to update the product and category in an answer record but I need the new value(s) to REPLACE the existing values and not add them as additional product/category which are namedIdHierarchy objects. Below is a sample JSON I pass to a PATCH http request:

"products" : [{
          "id" : 117
        "id" : 123
"categories" : [{
      "id" : 154
     "id" : 160

I tried nulling them out first and then send another request with the new values but this will impact performance as this will now require 2 separate requests.

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