Start an Import Definition

Why Start an Import Definition

Starting an import definition via the SOAP API allows you to import information while maintaining a tight integration with your system or development environment.

How to Start an Import Definition

Use the sample code below to create your own call to start the import definition. The PerformResult Task.ID property provides the unique identifier needed to track the import using the ImportSummaryResults retrieve.

Sample .NET Code

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Sample Java Code (Axis 1.4)

Sample Java Code (Axis 2.0)

Sample Ruby on Rails Code

Sample SOAP Envelope

Import Activity