Referring to Object Fields in Alloy Navigator Express API

In order to reference an object field via the API, you must specify the original field name, as in the database. Display labels are not supported.

NOTE: For information on field names, refer to the Alloy Navigator Express Database Reference Guide, which describes the structure of Alloy Navigator Express database tables and fields. The guide is available at the Alloy Support Portal.

Supported Field Names for Retrieving Objects

The following HTTP requests retrieve the object data:

For these requests, the supported parameter value is the physical name of the field.

Supported Field Names for Creating and Updating Objects

The following HTTP requests create and change objects with workflow actions:

For these requests, the supported parameter value depends on the type of the field. There are two types of fields on an action form - object and virtual.

  • For the Object fields, both physical name and the name from the action form are supported.
  • For the Virtual fields, only the name from the action form is supported.