PUT /api/businesses/{BusinessID}/groupsettings

Updates the configurable group settings for a business on the platform.

Note: When you change a setting, it might take up to five minutes for the change to take effect.

Authorization Roles/Permissions: Must have Modify permission for the resource. Business Admin or other authorized Admin.

This topic includes the following sections:

HTTP Method

PUT

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URL

https://{hostname}/api/businesses/{BusinessID}/groupsettings

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Sample Request

The example below shows a request to update the group settings for the specified business. This request disables ratings and reviews for groups.

Request URL

https://{hostname}/api//businesses/tenantbusiness.acmepaymentscorp/groupsettings

Sample request headers

Accept: application/json
Content-Type: application/json; charset=UTF-8
X-Csrf-Token_acmepaymentscorp: <TokenID>

Sample request body: application/json

{
  "GroupSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PublicGroupSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PublicGroupBoardSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PublicGroupRatingsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.disabled",
  "PublicGroupReviewsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.disabled",
  "PrivateGroupSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PrivateGroupBoardSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PrivateGroupRatingsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.disabled",
  "PrivateGroupReviewsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.disabled",
  "GroupMemberWorkflowDefKey" : "workflow:definition:application-team-mbr",
  "GroupCommentWorkflowDefKey" : "workflow:definition:comment"
}

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Request Headers

For general information on request header values, refer to HTTP Request Headers.

Header Description
Accept

application/json, application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v71+json, application/vnd.soa.v71+xml

application/vnd.soa.v72+json, application/vnd.soa.v72+xml

application/vnd.soa.v80+json, application/vnd.soa.v80+xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json, application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

Content-Type

Any one of the following media types is valid for the request Content-Type:

application/json or application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v71+json or application/vnd.soa.v71+xml

application/vnd.soa.v72+json or application/vnd.soa.v72+xml

application/vnd.soa.v80+json or application/vnd.soa.v80+xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json or application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} The CSRF prevention header; may or may not be required, depending on platform settings. See CSRF Prevention on the Platform.

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Request Parameters

Parameter Parm Type Data Type Required Description
BusinessID Path string Required The unique ID for a specific business organization on the platform.
BusinessGroupSettings Body BusinessGroupSettings Required Default settings to apply to all groups within the business, unless specified otherwise at a lower level.

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Response

If successful, this operation returns HTTP status code 200, with the updated group settings.

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Sample Response

The sample response below shows successful completion of this operation.

Sample response headers: application/json

Content-Type: application/json
Expires: Sat, 07 Feb 2015 19:55:01 GMT

Sample response body: application/json

{
  "GroupSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PublicGroupSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PublicGroupBoardSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PublicGroupRatingsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.disabled",
  "PublicGroupReviewsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.disabled",
  "PrivateGroupSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PrivateGroupBoardSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "PrivateGroupRatingsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.disabled",
  "PrivateGroupReviewsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.disabled",
  "GroupMemberWorkflowDefKey" : "workflow:definition:application-team-mbr",
  "GroupCommentWorkflowDefKey" : "workflow:definition:comment"
}

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Sample response headers: application/xml

Content-Type: application/xml
Expires: Sat, 07 Feb 2015 20:03:19 GMT

Sample response body: application/xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" standalone="yes"?>
<BusinessGroupSettings xmlns="http://soa.com/xsd/business/1.0" 
xmlns:ns2="http://soa.com/xsd/legals/1.0" xmlns:ns3="http://soa.com/xsd/dnmodel/1.0" 
xmlns:ns4="http://soa.com/xsd/api/1.0">
  <GroupSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</GroupSupport>
  <PublicGroupSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</PublicGroupSupport>
  <PublicGroupBoardSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</PublicGroupBoardSupport>
  <PublicGroupRatingsSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</PublicGroupRatingsSupport>
  <PublicGroupReviewsSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</PublicGroupReviewsSupport>
  <PrivateGroupSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</PrivateGroupSupport>
  <PrivateGroupBoardSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</PrivateGroupBoardSupport>
  <PrivateGroupRatingsSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</PrivateGroupRatingsSupport>
  <PrivateGroupReviewsSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</PrivateGroupReviewsSupport>
  <GroupMemberWorkflowDefKey>workflow:definition:application-team-mbr</GroupMemberWorkflowDefKey>
  <GroupCommentWorkflowDefKey>workflow:definition:comment</GroupCommentWorkflowDefKey>
</BusinessGroupSettings>

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Response Headers

For general information on response header values, refer to HTTP Response Headers.

Header Description
Content-Type

application/json, application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v71+json, application/vnd.soa.v71+xml

application/vnd.soa.v72+json, application/vnd.soa.v72+xml

application/vnd.soa.v80+json, application/vnd.soa.v80+xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json, application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

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Response Body

Name Type Description
BusinessGroupSettings BusinessGroupSettings Default settings to apply to all groups within the business, unless specified otherwise at a lower level.

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Error Codes/Messages

If the call is unsuccessful an error code/message is returned. One or more examples of possible errors for this operation are shown below.

Item Value
401 Unauthorized. For example, you would get this response if you didn't include the custom X-Csrf-Token_{fedmemberID} header in the request, when it was required by the platform settings; or if you included an invalid or expired value for this header.
405 Method Not Allowed. For example, you might get this if you specified an invalid Accept header or omitted a required Content-Type header.
500 An error occurred processing the call.

More information about Akana API Platform API error messages.

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