Quick Base HTTP API ReferenceDon't forget to come by and check out our new RESTful JSON APIs, they can help you utilize and extend Quick Base with ease.
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
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In this guide
This guide contains these sections:
Overview – Explains the basics about how the API works and how to set up and authenticate users using the API.
Quick Base API Call Reference – Describes each API call in detail (these are listed alphabetically.)
Appendix A: Error Codes – Lists and describes the messages Quick Base returns when it encounters an error.
Appendix B: Managing Files – Provides an overview of uploading and downloading file attachments
Appendix C: Building Queries – Provides examples of how to use the different components that make up a query.
Appendix D: APIs and International Use of Quick Base – Provides information on API calls that are affected by changes to Quick Base's currency symbols, their placement relative to a number, number formats, and date formats.
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