Update a collection

Last update: 2023-10-18
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You can modify or update a collection by making a PATCH request to the Offer Library API

For more information on JSON Patch, including available operations, see the official JSON Patch documentation.

Accept and Content-Type headers

The following table shows the valid values which comprise the Content-Type and Accept fields in the request header:

Header name Value
Accept application/vnd.adobe.platform.xcore.xdm.receipt+json; version=1
Content-Type application/vnd.adobe.platform.xcore.patch.hal+json; version=1; schema="https://ns.adobe.com/experience/offer-management/offer-filter;version=0.1"

API format

Parameter Description Example
{ENDPOINT_PATH} The endpoint path for repository APIs. https://platform.adobe.io/data/core/xcore/
{CONTAINER_ID} The container where the collections are located. e0bd8463-0913-4ca1-bd84-6309134ca1f6
{INSTANCE_ID} The instance id of the collection you wish to update. 0bf31c20-13f1-11eb-a752-e58fd7dc4cb3


curl -X PATCH \
  'https://platform.adobe.io/data/core/xcore/e0bd8463-0913-4ca1-bd84-6309134ca1f6/instances/0bf31c20-13f1-11eb-a752-e58fd7dc4cb3' \
  -H 'Accept: application/vnd.adobe.platform.xcore.xdm.receipt+json; version=1' \
  -H 'Content-Type: application/vnd.adobe.platform.xcore.patch.hal+json; version=1; schema="https://ns.adobe.com/experience/offer-management/offer-filter;version=0.1"' \
-H 'Authorization: Bearer  {ACCESS_TOKEN}' \
-H 'x-api-key: {API_KEY}' \
-H 'x-gw-ims-org-id: {IMS_ORG}' \
-H 'x-sandbox-name: {SANDBOX_NAME}' \
-d '[
            "op": "add",
            "path": "/_instance/xdm:filterType",
            "value": "anyTags"
            "op": "add",
            "path": "/_instance/xdm:ids",
            "value": ["xcore:tag:124e147572cd7866"]
Parameter Description
op The operation call used to define the action needed to update the connection. Operations include: add, replace, and remove.
path The path of the parameter to be updated.
value The new value you want to update your parameter with.


A successful response returns the updated details of the collection, including its unique instance ID and collection @id.

    "instanceId": "0bf31c20-13f1-11eb-a752-e58fd7dc4cb3",
    "@id": "xcore:offer-filter:124e3594ce8b4930",
    "repo:etag": 1,
    "repo:createdDate": "2020-10-21T22:59:17.345797Z",
    "repo:lastModifiedDate": "2020-10-21T22:59:17.345797Z",
    "repo:createdBy": "{CREATED_BY}",
    "repo:lastModifiedBy": "{MODIFIED_BY}",
    "repo:createdByClientId": "{CREATED_CLIENT_ID}",
    "repo:lastModifiedByClientId": "{MODIFIED_CLIENT_ID}"

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