Returns and update account links and defaults.

Date Released: Aug 2013 Date Updated: Dec 2020
/{cf_uri}/GeneralLedger/LinkedAccount GET |  PUT |  POST |  DELETE
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The elements list below details information for LinkedAccount. To view the descriptions for the elements you can either hover any attribute to reveal details or click here to show all details inline.

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Attribute Details

  • UID Guid (36)
  • Unique identifier in the form of a guid.
  • Account
  • The following set of information pulls through account details.
    • UID Guid (36)
    • Foreign Key: Unique guid identifier belonging to the account record.
    • NameString (60)
    • Account name belonging to the account record.
    • DisplayIDString (6)
    • DisplayId belonging to the account record that owns this information, format includes separator ie 1-1100
    • URIString
    • Uniform resource identifier associated with the account object.
  • DescriptionString (30)
  • Linked account classification.
  • URIString
  • Uniform resource identifier encompasses all types of names and addresses that refer to objects on the web.
  • RowVersionString
  • Number value that changes upon a record update, can be used for change control but does does not preserve a date or a time.

Example json GET response

  • {
    • "UID" : "b2e9ecad-61ad-4874-abda-c5ab588c55c8",
    • "Account" : {
      • "UID" : "6d850ce3-370f-44ab-b4f2-17f9e17663ee",
      • "Name" : "Deposits To Suppliers",
      • "DisplayID" : "1-1330",
      • "URI" : "{cf_uri}/GeneralLedger/Account/6d850ce3-370f-44ab-b4f2-17f9e17663ee"
      • },
    • "Description" : "AssetAccountSupplierDeposits",
    • "URI" : "{cf_uri}/GeneralLedger/LinkedAccount/b2e9ecad-61ad-4874-abda-c5ab588c55c8",
    • "RowVersion" : "-7781657206142795776"
    • }
Hypermedia in the MYOB Business API

The {cf_uri} is provided by the Company File endpoint.

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