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Operation: Manage_Languages

This operation allows adding new languages and editing existing languages for a worker.


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Web Service

 

Request

 

Response

 

Element(s)

 

Request Element: Manage_Languages_Request

Request element for Manage Language.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@version string [0..1] Web Service version  
Business_Process_Parameters  Business_Process_Parameters  [0..1]  Container for the processing options for a business process. If no options are submitted (or the options are submitted as 'false') then the business process is simply initiated as if it where submitted on-line with approvals, reviews, notifications and to-do's in place. If the Initiator is an Integration System User, any validations you configured on the Initiation step are ignored.   
Manage_Languages_Data  Manage_Languages_Data  [1..1]  Element containing language of worker.   
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Response Element: Manage_Languages_Response

Response Element for Manage Languages
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
@version string [0..1] Web Service version  
Language_Event_Reference  Unique_IdentifierObject  [0..1]  Reference to Language Event   
Language_Reference  LanguageObject  [0..*]  Reference to Languages   
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Business_Process_Parameters

part of: Manage_Languages_Request
Container for the processing options for a business process. If no options are submitted (or the options are submitted as 'false') then the business process is simply initiated as if it where submitted on-line with approvals, reviews, notifications and to-do's in place. If the Initiator is an Integration System User, any validations you configured on the Initiation step are ignored.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Auto_Complete  boolean  [0..1]  When set to "true" or "1", the business process is automatically processed. This means that all approvals will be automatically approved in the system, all reviews and to-do's will be automatically by-passed, and all notifications will be automatically suppressed.   
Run_Now  boolean  [0..1]  Indicates the transaction should process to completion before the response is generated. Note: All < v12 operations will process with Run_Now = True for backwards compatibility but please review this setting in your environment for performance conditions.   
Comment_Data  Business_Process_Comment_Data  [0..1]  Captures a comment for the Business Process.   
Business_Process_Attachment_Data  Business_Process_Attachment_Data  [0..*]  Element for the attachments pertaining to a Event entered through a web service. 
Validation Description
This Business Process Type has been configured to not accept Event Attachments.   
 
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Business_Process_Comment_Data

part of: Business_Process_Parameters
Captures a comment for the Business Process.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Comment  string  [0..1]  Free form comment regarding the business process. 
Validation Description
This Business Process has been configured to disable comment. Please remove the comment or change the setting in the Business Process Policy or tenant setup.   
 
Worker_Reference  WorkerObject  [0..1]  Default the Person making the comment to the processing person if not submitted via the web service.   
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WorkerObject

part of: Business_Process_Comment_Data
 
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  WorkerObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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WorkerObjectID

part of: WorkerObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Contingent_Worker_ID, Employee_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_Process_Attachment_Data

part of: Business_Process_Parameters
Element for the attachments pertaining to a Event entered through a web service.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
File_Name  string (255)   [1..1]  Filename for the attachment.   
Event_Attachment_Description  string  [0..1]  Free form text comment about the attachment.   
Event_Attachment_Category_Reference  Event_Attachment_CategoryObject  [0..1]  Category of attachment. 
Validation Description
This Business Process Type has been configured to not accept Attachment Categories.   
 
File  base64Binary  [0..1]  Binary file contents.   
Content_Type  string (80)   [0..1]  Text attribute identifying Content Type of the Attachment.   
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Event_Attachment_CategoryObject

part of: Business_Process_Attachment_Data
 
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  Event_Attachment_CategoryObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Event_Attachment_CategoryObjectID

part of: Event_Attachment_CategoryObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Document_Category__Workday_Owned__ID, Document_Category_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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Manage_Languages_Data

part of: Manage_Languages_Request
Element containing language of worker.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Role_Reference  RoleObject  [1..1]  Reference to a Role.   
Source_Reference  Person_Skill_Source_CategoryObject  [0..1]  Reference to the source of the skill.   
Language  Language_Achievement_Data  [1..*]  Wrapper element for Language Achievement information 
Validation Description
Duplicate language entries are not allowed.   
At least one ability for this language is required.   
 
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RoleObject

part of: Language_Achievement_Data, Manage_Languages_Data
 
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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Person_Skill_Source_CategoryObject

part of: Manage_Languages_Data
 
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  Person_Skill_Source_CategoryObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Person_Skill_Source_CategoryObjectID

part of: Person_Skill_Source_CategoryObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Skill_Source_Category_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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Language_Achievement_Data

part of: Manage_Languages_Data
Wrapper element for Language Achievement information
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Language_Reference  LanguageObject  [1..1]  Language Reference 
Validation Description
There is an in progress event for this worker for the language: [language]. Only one in progress event is allowed.   
 
Remove_Language  boolean  [0..1]  Used for inbound operations to indicate that the language should be removed for the person. Will always return false for outbound operations.   
Native_Language  boolean  [0..1]  Used for inbound operations to indicate that the language is Native language for the person.   
Language_Ability  Language_Ability  [0..*]  Wrapper element for Language Ability 
Validation Description
Language Ability must not be specified if Remove Language is true.   
 
Assessed_On  date  [0..1]  Date of Assessment   
Note  string  [0..1]  Assessment Comments   
Assessed_by_Worker_Reference  RoleObject  [0..1]  Worker assessing the language   
Validation Description
Duplicate language entries are not allowed.   
At least one ability for this language is required.   
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LanguageObject

part of: Language_Achievement_Data, Manage_Languages_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  LanguageObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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LanguageObjectID

part of: LanguageObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Language_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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Language_Ability

part of: Language_Achievement_Data
Wrapper element for Language Ability
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Language_Ability_Data  Language_Ability_Data  [1..*]  Contains the language ability information.   
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Language_Ability_Data

part of: Language_Ability
Contains the language ability information.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
Language_Proficiency_Reference  Language_ProficiencyObject  [0..1]  Reference element representing a unique instance of Language Proficiency.   
Language_Ability_Type_Reference  Language_Ability_TypeObject  [1..1]  Reference element representing a unique instance of Language Ability Type.   
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Language_ProficiencyObject

part of: Language_Ability_Data
 
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  Language_ProficiencyObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Language_ProficiencyObjectID

part of: Language_ProficiencyObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Language_Proficiency_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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Language_Ability_TypeObject

part of: Language_Ability_Data
 
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  Language_Ability_TypeObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Language_Ability_TypeObjectID

part of: Language_Ability_TypeObject
Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.
 
Parameter name Type/Value Cardinality Description Validations
#text  string       
@type  WID, Language_Ability_Type_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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Unique_IdentifierObject

part of: Manage_Languages_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  Unique_IdentifierObjectID  [0..*]  Contains a unique identifier for an instance of an object.   
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Unique_IdentifierObjectID

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

part of: WorkerObjectID
Base Type
string
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Event_Attachment_CategoryReferenceEnumeration

part of: Event_Attachment_CategoryObjectID
Base Type
string
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RoleReferenceEnumeration

part of: RoleObjectID
Base Type
string
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Person_Skill_Source_CategoryReferenceEnumeration

part of: Person_Skill_Source_CategoryObjectID
Base Type
string
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LanguageReferenceEnumeration

part of: LanguageObjectID
Base Type
string
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Language_ProficiencyReferenceEnumeration

part of: Language_ProficiencyObjectID
Base Type
string
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Language_Ability_TypeReferenceEnumeration

part of: Language_Ability_TypeObjectID
Base Type
string
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Unique_IdentifierReferenceEnumeration

part of: Unique_IdentifierObjectID
Base Type
string
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