unitsOfMeasure resource type

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Represents a unit of measure, which is a standard of measurement of a quantity, in Dynamics 365 Business Central.


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Method Return Type Description
GET unitsOfMeasure unitsOfMeasure Gets a unit of measure object.
POST unitsOfMeasure unitsOfMeasure Creates a unit of measure object.
PATCH unitsOfMeasure unitsOfMeasure Updates a unit of measure object.
DELETE unitsOfMeasure none Deletes a unit of measure object.


Property Type Description
id GUID The unique ID of the unitsOfMeasure. Non-editable.
code string Specifies the code for the unit of measure.
displayName string Specifies the unit of measure's display name.
internationalStandardCode string Specifies the unit of measure code expressed according to the UNECE Rec20 standard in connection with electronic sending of sales documents.
lastModifiedDateTime datetime The last datetime the unit of measure was modified. Read-Only.



JSON representation

Here is a JSON representation of the unitsOfMeasure resource.

  "id": "GUID",
  "code": "string",
  "displayName": "string",
  "internationalStandardCode": "string",
  "lastModifiedDateTime": "datetime"

See also

Get Units of Measure
Create Units of Measure
Update Units of Measure
Delete Units of Measure