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Update Developer App

Resource Summary


Content Type

application/json, text/xml


Developer App,



Update Developer App

Updates a developer app. You can also add an app to an API product with this call, which automatically generates an API key for the app to use when calling APIs in the product. (If you want to use an existing API key for another API product as well, see Add API Product to Key.)


Be sure to include all existing attributes in the request body.


Note that you cannot update the scopes associated with the app by using this API. Instead, use "Update the Scope of an App".


The app name is the primary key used by Edge to identify the app. Therefore, you cannot change the app name after creating it.

CPS: With Core Persistence Services, the custom attribute limit is 18.


Resource URL /organizations/{org_name}/developers/{developer_email_or_id}/apps/{app_name}

Header Parameters

Name Values Description

Specify the Content Type.

Request Body

Name Description Default Required?
attributes Arbitrary name/value attributes that may be used for customizing profile information or for developer app-specific processing. N/A No
name The name of the developer app. The name becomes the unique ID of the developer app for this organization and developer. N/A No
callbackUrl The callbackUrl is used by OAuth 2.0 authorization servers to communicate authorization codes back to developer apps. See the documentation on OAuth 2.0 for more details. N/A No
apiProducts One or more API products that the app should be able to access. When you add an app to an API product (and the app is approved), an app key is automatically generated. Its expiration is controlled by the keyExpiresIn setting. N/A No
keyExpiresIn A setting, in milliseconds, for the lifetime of the consumer key that will be generated for the developer app. The default value, -1, indicates an infinite validity period. -1 No

org_name Mention the organization name true

developer_email_or_id Mention the developer email or ID true

app_name Mention the app name true

HTTP Basic

OAuth 2.0



Make a request and see the response.

Make a request and see the response.

Make a request and see the response.


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