Every entity in the repository database is identified by an ID, which is formatted as a Globally Unique Identifier (GUID).
The following table describes how the IDs are used in different methods in the general purpose paths.
|Method||How to use the ID in the body||Return value|
Get all entities: No ID is needed.
Get a specific entity: Provide an existing ID.
Get all entities: Zero or more entities are returned.
Get a specific entity: The specified entity is returned.
Get a new ID: Provide an empty ID or no ID at all.
Use an existing ID: Provide a non-empty ID.
Get a new ID: A new ID is created for the entity by the Qlik Sense Repository Service (QRS) and returned.
Use an existing ID: The provided ID is used as identity for the entity and returned (unless the provided ID is already in use).
|PUT||Provide an existing ID.||The updated entity is returned.|
|DELETE||Provide an existing ID.||No value is returned.|