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Operation: Get_Universal_Identifier

Request for Universal Identifiers. Use a Person Reference to get the Universal ID for the Person or don't request anybody and get all Universal IDs.


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Web Service

 

Request

 

Response

 

Element(s)

 

Request Element: Get_Universal_Identifiers_Request

Request for Universal Identifiers. Use a Person Reference to get the Universal ID for the Person or don't request anybody and get all Universal IDs.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@version string [0..1] Web Service version  
Request_References [Choice]   Universal_Identifier_Request_References  [0..1]  Request Reference   
Request_Criteria [Choice]   Universal_Identifier_Request_Criteria  [0..1]  Request Criteria   
Response_Filter  Response_Filter  [0..1]  Request Filter 
Validation Description
Page Number cannot be zero.  Page number cannot be zero. 
 
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Response Element: Get_Universal_Identifiers_Response

Get Response for Universal Identifiers.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@version string [0..1] Web Service version  
Request_References  Universal_Identifier_Request_References  [0..1]  Request References   
Request_Criteria  Universal_Identifier_Request_Criteria  [0..1]  Request Criteria   
Response_Filter  Response_Filter  [0..1]  Parameters that let you filter the data returned in the response. You can filter returned data by dates and page attributes. 
Validation Description
Page Number cannot be zero.  Page number cannot be zero. 
 
Response_Results  Response_Results  [0..1]  The "Response_Results" element contains summary information about the data that has been returned from your request including "Total_Results", "Total_Pages", and the current "Page" returned.   
Response_Data  Universal_Identifier_Response_Data  [0..1]  Response Data   
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Universal_Identifier_Request_References

part of: Get_Universal_Identifiers_Request, Get_Universal_Identifiers_Response
Request References
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Person_Reference  RoleObject  [0..*]  Person Reference   
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RoleObject

part of: Universal_Identifier_Data, Universal_Identifier_Request_References, Universal_Identifier
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@Descriptor  string  [1..1]  Display information used to describe an instance of an object. This 'optional' information is for outbound descriptive purposes only and is not processed on inbound Workday Web Services requests.   
ID  RoleObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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RoleObjectID

part of: RoleObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Academic_Affiliate_ID, Academic_Contact_ID, Academic_Person_ID, Applicant_ID, Beneficiary_ID, Business_Entity_Contact_ID, Candidate_ID, Company_Reference_ID, Contingent_Worker_ID, Cost_Center_Reference_ID, Custom_Organization_Reference_ID, Dependent_ID, Emergency_Contact_ID, Employee_ID, Extended_Enterprise_Contact_Person_ID, Extended_Enterprise_Learner_ID, External_Committee_Member_ID, Former_Worker_ID, Instructor_ID, Learning_Instructor_ID, LearningUserName, Organization_Reference_ID, Recruiting_Agency_User_ID, RecruitingUserName, Region_Reference_ID, Service_Center_Representative_ID, Student_ID, Student_Proxy_ID, Student_Recruiter_ID, StudentUserName, SupplierUserName, System_User_ID, System_User_OpenID, System_User_OpenID_Connect_Internal, System_User_OpenID_Internal, WorkdayUserName  [1..1]  The unique identifier type. Each "ID" for an instance of an object contains a type and a value. A single instance of an object can have multiple "ID" but only a single "ID" per "type".   
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Universal_Identifier_Request_Criteria

part of: Get_Universal_Identifiers_Request, Get_Universal_Identifiers_Response
Request Criteria
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
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Response_Filter

part of: Get_Universal_Identifiers_Request, Get_Universal_Identifiers_Response
Parameters that let you filter the data returned in the response. You can filter returned data by dates and page attributes.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
As_Of_Effective_Date  date  [0..1]  Indicates the date when application data, such as benefits and compensation, are deemed effective in the Workday system. (Also referred to as the "Effective Moment".) If not specified, this date defaults to TODAY.   
As_Of_Entry_DateTime  dateTime  [0..1]  Indicates the date and time that data was entered into the system. (This field is also referred to as the "Entry Moment".) If not specified, defaults to the CURRENT DATE/TIME.   
Page  decimal (12, 0) >0   [0..1]  Indicates the page of data to return in the response, and defaults to the first page (Page = 1). For responses that contain more than one page of data, use this parameter to retrieve the additional pages of data. For example, set Page = 2 to retrieve the second page of data. Note: If you set the page parameter, you must also specify the "As_Of_Entry_Date" to ensure that the result set remains the same between your requests.   
Count  decimal (3, 0) >0   [0..1]  Sets the number of objects to return within each response page (Min = 1, Max = 999, Default = 100 if not set). Any values you set must be between 1-999.   
Validation Description
Page Number cannot be zero.  Page number cannot be zero. 
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Response_Results

part of: Get_Universal_Identifiers_Response
The "Response_Results" element contains summary information about the data that has been returned from your request including "Total_Results", "Total_Pages", and the current "Page" returned.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Total_Results  decimal (12, 0) >0   [0..1]  The total number of results that have been returned from your request.   
Total_Pages  decimal (12, 0) >0   [0..1]  The total number of pages that exist for your request. A page of data in WWS contains a maximum of 100 entries. So, if you have exactly 1,000 employees returned in a request, then you will have 10 pages of data that will need to be retrieved to build your complete dataset. Each page contains a maximum of 100 entries.   
Page_Results  decimal (12, 0) >0   [0..1]  Number of Results in current page.   
Page  decimal (12, 0) >0   [0..1]  The page of data that has been returned for the given request.   
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Universal_Identifier_Response_Data

part of: Get_Universal_Identifiers_Response
Response Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Universal_Identifier  Universal_Identifier  [0..*]  Universal Identifier   
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Universal_Identifier

part of: Universal_Identifier_Response_Data
Universal Identifier
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Person_Reference  RoleObject  [0..1]  Person Reference   
Universal_Identifier_Data  Universal_Identifier_Data  [0..*]  Universal Identifier Data 
Validation Description
Please enter a Universal Id that is not already in use.   
 
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Universal_Identifier_Data

part of: Universal_Identifier
Universal Identifier Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Person_Reference  RoleObject  [0..*]  Person Reference   
Universal_ID  string  [0..1]  Universal ID   
Validation Description
Please enter a Universal Id that is not already in use.   
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RoleReferenceEnumeration

part of: RoleObjectID
Base Type
string
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