Exigo Web Services API v3.4.179

AddProductsToCategory

Adds items/products to a web category.

Note: This request can participate in a transaction. Learn more about transactions.

Input Properties

AddProductsToCategoryRequest
PropertyData TypeNotes
WebIDInt32WebID used in content engine.
CategoryIDInt32
ItemCodesString[]List of Item Codes to be added.

Output Properties

AddProductsToCategoryResponse
PropertyData TypeNotes
CategoryIDInt32
WebIDInt32WebID used in content engine.

SOAP Request

The following is a sample SOAP 1.1 request and response. The placeholders shown need to be replaced with actual values.

POST /3.0/ExigoApi.asmx HTTP/1.1
Host: api.exigo.com
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length
SOAPAction: "http://api.exigo.com/AddProductsToCategory"

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap:Envelope 
xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"
xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"
xmlns:soap="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/"> <soap:Header> <ApiAuthentication xmlns="http://api.exigo.com/"> <LoginName>string</LoginName> <Password>string</Password> <Company>string</Company> <Identity>string</Identity> </ApiAuthentication> </soap:Header> <soap:Body> <AddProductsToCategoryRequest xmlns="http://api.exigo.com/"> <WebID>int</WebID> <CategoryID>int</CategoryID> <ItemCodes> <string>string</string> </ItemCodes> </AddProductsToCategoryRequest> </soap:Body> </soap:Envelope>

SOAP Response

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap:Envelope 
xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance"
xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema"
xmlns:soap="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/"> <soap:Body> <AddProductsToCategoryResult xmlns="http://api.exigo.com/"> <CategoryID>int</CategoryID> <WebID>int</WebID> </AddProductsToCategoryResult> </soap:Body> </soap:Envelope>

C#

try

{

    //Create Main API Context Object

    ExigoApi api = new ExigoApi();

 

    //Create Authentication Header

    ApiAuthentication auth = new ApiAuthentication();

    auth.LoginName = "yourLoginName";

    auth.Password = "yourPassword";

    auth.Company = "yourCompany";

    api.ApiAuthenticationValue = auth;

 

    //Create Request

    AddProductsToCategoryRequest req = new AddProductsToCategoryRequest();

 

    req.WebID = 1;                  //WebID used in content engine

    req.CategoryID = 1;

 

    //Add ItemCodes

    List<String> itemcodes = new List<String>();

    itemcodes.Add("1");

    itemcodes.Add("2");

 

    //Now attach the list to the request

    req.ItemCodes = itemcodes.ToArray();

 

    //Send Request to Server and Get Response

    AddProductsToCategoryResponse res = api.AddProductsToCategory(req);

 

    //Now examine the results:

    Console.WriteLine("CategoryID: {0}", res.CategoryID);

    Console.WriteLine("WebID: {0}", res.WebID);

}

catch (Exception ex)

{

    Console.WriteLine("Error: " + ex.Message);

}

VB.Net

Try

    'Create Main API Context Object

    Dim api as new ExigoApi()

 

    'Create Authentication Header

    Dim auth as new ApiAuthentication()

    auth.LoginName = "yourLoginName"

    auth.Password = "yourPassword"

    auth.Company = "yourCompany"

    api.ApiAuthenticationValue = auth

 

    'Create Request

    Dim req as new AddProductsToCategoryRequest()

 

    req.WebID = 1

    req.CategoryID = 1

 

    'Add ItemCodes

    Dim itemcodes As New List(Of String)()

    itemcodes.Add("1")

    itemcodes.Add("2")

 

    'Now attach the list to the request

    req.ItemCodes = itemcodes.ToArray()

 

    'Send Request to Server and Get Response

    Dim res As AddProductsToCategoryResponse = api.AddProductsToCategory(req)

 

    'Now examine the results:

    Console.WriteLine("CategoryID: {0}", res.CategoryID)

    Console.WriteLine("WebID: {0}", res.WebID)

Catch ex As Exception

    Console.WriteLine("Error: " & ex.Message)

End Try

PHP

Note: PHP is not officially supported.

<?php

try

{

    //Setup the SoapClient and Authentication

    $api = new SoapClient("http://api.exigo.com/3.0/ExigoApi.asmx?WSDL");

    $ns = "http://api.exigo.com/";

    $auth = array()

    $auth["LoginName"] = new SoapVar("yourLoginName",XSD_STRING,null,null,null,$ns);

    $auth["Password"] = new SoapVar("yourPassword",XSD_STRING,null,null,null,$ns);

    $auth["Company"] = new SoapVar("yourCompany",XSD_STRING,null,null,null,$ns);

    $headerBody = new SoapVar($auth, SOAP_ENC_OBJECT);

    $header = new SoapHeader($ns, 'ApiAuthentication', $headerBody);

    $api->__setSoapHeaders(array($header));

 

    //Create Request

 

    $req->WebID = 1;

    $req->CategoryID = 1;

 

    //Add ItemCodes

 

    $itemCode1->Length = 1;

    $itemCode1->Chars = 1;

 

    $itemCode2->Length = 2;

    $itemCode2->Chars = 2;

 

    //Now attach the list to the request

    req.ItemCodes = array(itemCode1,itemCode2);

 

    //Send Request to Server and Get Response

    $res = $api.AddProductsToCategory($req);

 

    //Now examine the results:

}

catch (SoapFault $ex)

{

    echo "Error: ", $ex->getMessage();

}

?>

Java

Note: Java is not officially supported.

try

{

    //Create Main API Context Object

    ExigoApi api = new ExigoApi();

 

    //Create Authentication Header

    ApiAuthentication auth = new ApiAuthentication();

    auth.setLoginName("yourLoginName");

    auth.setPassword("yourPassword");

    auth.setCompany("yourCompany");

    api.setApiAuthenticationValue(auth);

 

    //Create Request

    AddProductsToCategoryRequest req = new AddProductsToCategoryRequest();

 

    req.setWebID(1);

    req.setCategoryID(1);

 

    //Add ItemCodes

    ArrayOfSystem.String itemcodes = new ArrayOfSystem.String();

 

    String itemCode1 = new String();

    itemCode1.setLength(1);

    itemCode1.setChars(1);

    itemcodes.Add(itemCode1);

 

    String itemCode2 = new String();

    itemCode2.setLength(2);

    itemCode2.setChars(2);

    itemcodes.Add(itemCode2);

 

    //Now attach the list to the request

    req.setItemCodes(itemcodes);

 

    //Send Request to Server and Get Response

    AddProductsToCategoryResponse res = api.getExigoApiSoap().addProductsToCategory(req, auth);

 

    //Now examine the results:

}

catch (Exception ex)

{

    System.out.println("Error: " + ex.getMessage());

}

CSV

This method does not support csv output.