Service Directory > v31.2 > Financial_Management > Put_Business_Unit
 

Operation: Put_Business_Unit

This service operation will add or update Business Units. The Business Unit data includes a Name, ID, Include Business Unit ID in Name and the ability to create an Inactive Business Unit.


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Contents

 

Web Service

 

Request

 

Response

 

Element(s)

 

Request Element: Put_Business_Unit_Request

Element containing Business Unit reference for update and all Business Unit data items.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@version string [0..1] Web Service version  
@Add_Only  boolean  [1..1]  Add Only Flag. Indicates that the service is an add only, not an update.   
Business_Unit_Reference  Business_UnitObject  [0..1]  Reference to an existing Business Unit.   
Business_Unit_Data  Business_Unit_Data  [1..1]  Business Unit Data   
Validation Description
Business Unit exists where Web Service is Add Only.   
Business Unit Name matches a Business Unit Name in an existing Business Unit. Change Business Unit Name.   
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Response Element: Put_Business_Unit_Response

Element containing Put Business Unit Response Data
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@version string [0..1] Web Service version  
Business_Unit_Reference  Business_UnitObject  [0..1]  Reference to an existing Business Unit.   
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Business_UnitObject

part of: Put_Business_Unit_Request, Put_Business_Unit_Response
 
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  Business_UnitObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Business_UnitObjectID

part of: Business_UnitObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Business_Unit_ID  [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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Business_Unit_Data

part of: Put_Business_Unit_Request
Element containing all Business Unit Data.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Business_Unit_ID  string  [0..1]  Business Unit Reference ID. This is the Business Unit unique identifier.   
Business_Unit_Name  string  [1..1]  Business Unit Name.   
Include_Business_Unit_ID_in_Name  boolean  [0..1]  Boolean flag which when set to true will include the Business Unit ID in the Business Unit Name.   
Business_Unit_is_Inactive  boolean  [0..1]  Boolean Flag which when set to true inactivates the Business Unit.   
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Business_UnitReferenceEnumeration

part of: Business_UnitObjectID
Base Type
string
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