Quick Base HTTP API Reference

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The HTTP API is a collection of calls for accessing Quick Base applications over the web. It is a RESTful API over HTTP with XML payloads and an interface only; no components, modules, or libraries are installed at the application end.

Using the Quick Base API, you can:

  • Provide secure access to Quick Base and Quick Base applications.

  • Manage access through the Quick Base roles feature.

  • Automate the application lifecycle: creation, deletion, and copying (cloning) of applications.

  • Create, modify, and delete the application’s tables and fields

  • Add, update, delete, and querying table records

Find answers

  • Search. Use the Search field in the upper right corner of the page to search within the API Guide. Use the in-product Help button on the Quick Base Global bar to search all help resources.

  • Index. Help also contains an index to help you find specific topics. Click the Index tab in the left-hand pane, and type a word in the Search Index box.

  • Table of Contents. Click the Contents tab in the left hand pane to browse Quick Base topics.

  • Quick Base Online Help.  Click the Online Help button in the toolbar above the right-hand pane to jump to topics that explain all of the features available with Quick Base.

In this guide

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