The following table lists supported calls in the API in alphabetical order, and provides a brief description for each. Click a call name to see syntax, usage, and more information for that call.
|convertLead()||Converts a Lead into an Account, Contact, or (optionally) an Opportunity.|
|create()||Adds one or more new individual objects to your organization’s data.|
Deletes one or more individual objects from your organization’s data.
Delete records from the recycle bin immediately.
|getDeleted()||Retrieves the IDs of individual objects of the specified object that have been deleted since the specified time. For information on IDs, see ID Field Type.|
|getUpdated()||Retrieves the IDs of individual objects of the specified object that have been updated since the specified time. For information on IDs, see ID Field Type.|
Ends one or more sessions specified by sessionId.
|login()||Logs in to the login server and starts a client session.|
Ends the session of the logged-in user.
Merges records of the same object type.
|process()||Submits an array of approval process instances for approval, or processes an array of approval process instances to be approved, rejected, or removed.|
|query()||Executes a query against the specified object and returns data that matches the specified criteria.|
|queryAll()||Same as query(), but includes deleted and archived items.|
|queryMore()||Retrieves the next batch of objects from a query.|
|retrieve()||Retrieves one or more objects based on the specified object IDs.|
|search()||Executes a text search in your organization’s data.|
|undelete()||Undelete records identified with queryAll().|
|update()||Updates one or more existing objects in your organization’s data.|
|upsert()||Creates new objects and updates existing objects; matches on a custom field to determine the presence of existing objects.|
The samples in this section are based on the enterprise WSDL file. They assume that you have already imported the WSDL file and created a connection. To learn how to do so, see the Quick Start tutorial.