Upsert a User

To configure an upsert (update or insert) a user flow:

  1. Click the Create Flow icon associated with updating or inserting a test user.
    The API Orchestration user interface is displayed.
  2. Select and pull the testuser flow-node onto the flow editor from the Models list. Note that the Start flow-node is automatically connected to the input of the testuser flow-node.
  3. Name the flow-node: Upsert testuser
  4. Select the upsert method.
  5. Select Parameters.
  6. Configure the value parameter. If selector is selected from the selector drop-down menu, as you begin typing in the value parameter field, a drop-down menu of valid or previously used selector options is displayed. You may optionally choose a selector from the list, or continue typing to manually configure the parameter. For additional selector auto-complete information, refer to Manage flow-nodes. For additional information on the Model flow-node and General flow-node configuration parameters, refer to Flow-nodes.
  7. Select Outputs.
  8. Configure the update output. As you begin typing in the update field, a drop-down menu of valid or previously used output options is displayed. You may optionally choose an output from the list, or continue typing to manually configure the parameter.
  9. Configure the upsert output. As you begin typing in the upsert field, a drop-down menu of valid or previously used output options is displayed. You may optionally choose an output from the list, or continue typing to manually configure the parameter.
  10. Select and pull a Set Context flow-node onto the flow editor from the Core list.
  11. Name the flow-node: Set location
  12. Select Parameters.
  13. For the value parameter, select selector and select $.model.id from the selector options drop-down menu or continue typing to manually complete the selector configuration. For additional selector auto-complete information, refer to Manage flow-nodes.
  14. Connect the insert output of the Upsert a user flow-node to the input of the Set location flow-node. For additional information on connecting flow-nodes in a flow, refer to Manage flow-nodes.
  15. Select and pull an HTTP flow-node onto the flow editor from the Core list.
  16. Name the flow-node: Update succeeded
  17. Select Parameters.
  18. For the status parameter, select number and enter 204 in the field.
  19. Leave the body and headers parameters disabled.
  20. Connect the update output of the Upsert a user flow-node to the input of the Upsert succeeded flow-node. For additional information on connecting flow-nodes in a flow, refer to Manage flow-nodes.
  21. Select and pull an HTTP flow-node onto the flow editor from the Core list.
  22. Name the flow-node: Insert succeeded
  23. Select Parameters.
  24. For the status parameter, select number and enter 201 in the field.
  25. Leave the body parameter disabled.
  26. Enable the headers parameter, select selector, and select $.headers from the selector options drop-down menu or continue typing to manually complete the selector configuration. For additional selector auto-complete information, refer to Manage flow-nodes.
  27. Connect the insert output of the Upsert a user flow-node to the input of the Insert succeeded flow-node. For additional information on connecting flow-nodes in a flow, refer to Manage flow-nodes.
  28. Connect the next output of the Set location flow-node to the input of the Insert succeeded flow-node. For additional information on connecting flow-nodes in a flow, refer to Manage flow-nodes. The completed flow is displayed.
  29. Click Apply.
  30. On the next screen, click Proceed. The server will be restarted and the Upsert a user flow will be saved and enabled and you will be returned to API Orchestration user interface.
  31. To exit API Orchestration user interface and return to API Lists page, click Close.

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