Update purchaseOrders

Updates the properties of a purchase order object for Dynamics 365 Business Central.

HTTP request

Replace the URL prefix for Dynamics 365 Business Central depending on environment following the guideline.

PATCH businesscentralPrefix/companies({id})/purchaseOrders({id})

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json
If-Match Required. When this request header is included and the eTag provided does not match the current tag on the purchaseOrder, the purchase order will not be updated.

Request body

In the request body, supply the values for relevant fields that should be updated. Existing properties that are not included in the request body will maintain their previous values or be recalculated based on changes to other property values. For best performance you shouldn't include existing values that haven't changed.


If successful, this method returns a 200 OK response code and an updated purchaseOrder object in the response body.



Here is an example of the request.

PATCH https://{businesscentralPrefix}/api/v2.0/companies({id})/purchaseOrders({id})
Content-type: application/json
    "id" : "5d115c9c-44e3-ea11-bb43-000d3a2feca1",
    "number" : "108001"

Response Here is an example of the response.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-type: application/json
   "id": "5d115c9c-44e3-ea11-bb43-000d3a2feca1",
   "number": "108001",
   "orderDate": "2021-01-01",
   "postingDate": "2021-01-01",
   "dueDate": "2021-01-01",
   "vendorId" : "",
   "vendorNumber": "20000",
   "vendorName": "First Up Consultants",
   "payToName": "First Up Consultants",
   "payToVendorId": "Evan McIntosh",
   "payToVendorNumber": "20000",
   "shipToName": "First Up Consultants",
   "shipToContact": "Evan McIntosh",
   "buyFromAddressLine1": "100 Day Drive",
   "buyFromAddressLine2": "",
   "buyFromCity": "Chicago",
   "buyFromCountry": "US",
   "buyFromState": "IL",
   "buyFromPostCode": "61236",
   "shipToAddressLine1": "100 Day Drive",
   "shipToAddressLine2": "",
   "shipToCity": "Chicago",
   "shipToCountry": "US",
   "shipToState": "IL",
   "shipToPostCode": "61236",
   "payToAddressLine1": "100 Day Drive",
   "payToAddressLine2": "",
   "payToCity": "Chicago",
   "payToCountry": "US",
   "payToState": "IL",
   "payToPostCode": "61236",
   "currencyId" : "00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000",
   "currencyCode": "USD",
   "pricesIncludeTax" : false,
   "paymentTermsId" : "04a5738a-44e3-ea11-bb43-000d3a2feca1",
   "shipmentMethodId" : "93f5638a-55e3-jk22-aa32-211d3a2fdce5",
   "purchaser" : "First Up Consultants",
   "requestedReceiptDate" : "2021-01-01",
   "discountAmount" : 0,
   "discountAppliedBeforeTax" : true,
   "totalAmountExcludingTax": 3122.8,
   "totalTaxAmount": 187.37,
   "totalAmountIncludingTax": 3310.17,
   "fullyReceived" : true,
   "status" : "In Review",
   "lastModifiedDateTime": "2021-01-01"

See Also

Tips for working with the APIs
GET purchaseOrder
DELETE purchaseOrder
POST purchaseOrder