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Catalog API
Batch Metafields

Batch metafields

Get All Product Metafields

GET /catalog/products/metafields

Request

Get all product metafields.

Authentication

  • X-Auth-Token in header
    required

Parameters

  • store_hash in path - string
  • page in query - integer

    Specifies the page number in a limited (paginated) list of products.

  • limit in query with default of 50 - integer

    Controls the number of items per page in a limited (paginated) list of products.

  • key in query - string

    Filter based on a metafieldʼs key.

  • key:in in query - array

    Filter based on comma-separated metafieldʼs keys. Could be used with vanilla key query parameter.

    Type: array[string]

  • namespace in query - string

    Filter based on a metafieldʼs namespaces.

  • namespace:in in query - array

    Filter based on comma-separated metafieldʼs namespaces. Could be used with vanilla namespace query parameter.

    Type: array[string]

  • direction in query - string

    Sort direction. Acceptable values are: asc, desc.

    Allowed: asc | desc

  • include_fields in query - array

    Fields to include, in a comma-separated list. The ID and the specified fields will be returned.

    Type: array[string]

    Allowed: resource_id | key | value | namespace | permission_set | resource_type | description | owner_client_id | date_created | date_modified

  • date_modified:min in query - string

    'Query parameter that lets you filter by the minimum date modified created, for example, 2024-05-14T09:34:00 or 2024-05-14. Returns metafields modified after this date.'

  • date_modified:max in query - string

    'Query parameter that lets you filter by the maximum date modified created, for example, 2024-05-14T09:34:00 or 2024-05-14. Returns metafields modified before this date.'

  • date_created:min in query - string

    'Query parameter that lets you filter by the minimum date created, ffor example, 2024-05-14T09:34:00 or 2024-05-14. Returns metafields created after this date.'

  • date_created:max in query - string

    'Query parameter that lets you filter by the maximum date created, for example, 2024-05-14T09:34:00 or 2024-05-14. Returns metafields created before this date.'

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Response

List of Metafield objects.

Body

object | application/json

Response payload for the BigCommerce API.

  • data
    array[object]

  • meta
    object

    Data about the response, including pagination and collection totals.

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Create multiple Metafields

POST /catalog/products/metafields

Request

Create multiple metafields.

Authentication

  • X-Auth-Token in header
    required

Parameters

  • store_hash in path - string

Body

array | application/json
  • permission_set
    string
    required

    Determines the visibility and writeability of the field by other API consumers.

    ValueDescription
    app_onlyPrivate to the app that owns the field.
    readVisible to other API consumers.
    writeOpen for reading and writing by other API consumers.
    read_and_sf_accessVisible to other API consumers, including on the storefront.
    write_and_sf_accessOpen for reading and writing by other API consumers, including on the storefront.

    Allowed: app_only | read | write | read_and_sf_access | write_and_sf_access

  • namespace
    string
    required

    Namespace for the metafield, for organizational purposes.

    >= 1 characters<= 64 characters

    Example: Sales Department

  • key
    string
    required

    The name of the field, for example: location_id, color.

    >= 1 characters<= 64 characters

    Example: Staff Name

  • value
    string
    required

    The value of the field, for example: 1, blue.

    >= 1 characters<= 65535 characters

    Example: Ronaldo

  • description
    string

    Description for the metafields.

    >= 0 characters<= 255 characters

    Example: Name of Staff Member

  • resource_id
    integer
    required

    The ID for the product with which the metafield is associated.

    Example: 42

  • permission_set
    string
    required

    Determines the visibility and writeability of the field by other API consumers.

    ValueDescription
    app_onlyPrivate to the app that owns the field.
    readVisible to other API consumers.
    writeOpen for reading and writing by other API consumers.
    read_and_sf_accessVisible to other API consumers, including on the storefront.
    write_and_sf_accessOpen for reading and writing by other API consumers, including on the storefront.

    Allowed: app_only | read | write | read_and_sf_access | write_and_sf_access

  • namespace
    string
    required

    Namespace for the metafield, for organizational purposes.

    >= 1 characters<= 64 characters

    Example: Sales Department

  • key
    string
    required

    The name of the field, for example: location_id, color.

    >= 1 characters<= 64 characters

    Example: Staff Name

  • value
    string
    required

    The value of the field, for example: 1, blue.

    >= 1 characters<= 65535 characters

    Example: Ronaldo

  • description
    string

    Description for the metafields.

    >= 0 characters<= 255 characters

    Example: Name of Staff Member

  • resource_id
    integer
    required

    The ID for the product with which the metafield is associated.

    Example: 42

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Response

List of created Metafield objects.

Body

object | application/json

Response payload for the BigCommerce API.

  • data
    array[object]

  • errors
    array[]

    Empty for 200 responses.

    Example: []

  • meta
    object

    Data about the response, including pagination and collection totals.

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Update multiple Metafields

PUT /catalog/products/metafields

Request

Update multiple metafields.

Authentication

  • X-Auth-Token in header
    required

Parameters

  • store_hash in path - string

Body

array | application/json
  • permission_set
    string

    Determines the visibility and writeability of the field by other API consumers.

    ValueDescription
    app_onlyPrivate to the app that owns the field.
    readVisible to other API consumers.
    writeOpen for reading and writing by other API consumers.
    read_and_sf_accessVisible to other API consumers, including on the storefront.
    write_and_sf_accessOpen for reading and writing by other API consumers, including on the storefront.

    Allowed: app_only | read | write | read_and_sf_access | write_and_sf_access

  • namespace
    string

    Namespace for the metafield, for organizational purposes.

    >= 1 characters<= 64 characters

    Example: Sales Department

  • key
    string

    The name of the field, for example: location_id, color.

    >= 1 characters<= 64 characters

    Example: Staff Name

  • value
    string

    The value of the field, for example: 1, blue.

    >= 1 characters<= 65535 characters

    Example: Ronaldo

  • description
    string

    Description for the metafields.

    >= 0 characters<= 255 characters

    Example: Name of Staff Member

  • id
    integer
    required

    The ID of metafield to update.

    Example: 42

  • permission_set
    string

    Determines the visibility and writeability of the field by other API consumers.

    ValueDescription
    app_onlyPrivate to the app that owns the field.
    readVisible to other API consumers.
    writeOpen for reading and writing by other API consumers.
    read_and_sf_accessVisible to other API consumers, including on the storefront.
    write_and_sf_accessOpen for reading and writing by other API consumers, including on the storefront.

    Allowed: app_only | read | write | read_and_sf_access | write_and_sf_access

  • namespace
    string

    Namespace for the metafield, for organizational purposes.

    >= 1 characters<= 64 characters

    Example: Sales Department

  • key
    string

    The name of the field, for example: location_id, color.

    >= 1 characters<= 64 characters

    Example: Staff Name

  • value
    string

    The value of the field, for example: 1, blue.

    >= 1 characters<= 65535 characters

    Example: Ronaldo

  • description
    string

    Description for the metafields.

    >= 0 characters<= 255 characters

    Example: Name of Staff Member

  • id
    integer
    required

    The ID of metafield to update.

    Example: 42

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Response

List of updated Metafield objects.

Body

object | application/json

Response payload for the BigCommerce API.

  • data
    array[object]

  • errors
    array[]

    Empty for 200 responses.

    Example: []

  • meta
    object

    Data about the response, including pagination and collection totals.

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Delete Multiple Metafields

DELETE /catalog/products/metafields

Request

Delete all product metafields.

Authentication

  • X-Auth-Token in header
    required

Parameters

  • store_hash in path - string

List of metafield IDs.

Body

array | application/json

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    Response

    Response object for metafields deletion with success.

    Body

    object | application/json

    Response payload for the BigCommerce API.

    • data
      array[integer]

      Type: array[integer]
      Example: [123,124,125]

    • errors
      array[]

      Empty for 200 responses.

      Example: []

    • meta
      object

      Additional data about the response.

    example

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