Create items

Create an item in Dynamics 365 Business Central for use on invoices, quotes, etc.

HTTP request

POST /businesscentral/companies({id})/items

Request headers

Header Value
Authorization Bearer {token}. Required.
Content-Type application/json

Request body

In the request body, supply a JSON representation of an items object.

Response

If successful, this method returns 201 Created response code and an items object in the response body.

Example

Request

Here is an example of a request.

POST https://api.businesscentral.dynamics.com/v1.0/api/beta/companies({id})/items
Content-type: application/json

{
  "number": "1896-S",
  "displayName": "ATHENS Desk",
  "type": "Inventory",
  "blocked": false,
  "baseUnitOfMeasure": {
    "unitCode": "PCS",
    "unitName": "Piece",
    "symbol": "",
    "unitConversion": null
  },
  "gtin": "",
  "itemCategory": {
    "categoryId": "TABLE", 
    "description": "Assorted Tables"
  },
  "inventory": 0,
  "unitPrice": 1000.8,
  "priceIncludesTax": false,
  "unitCost": 780.7,
  "taxGroupCode": "FURNITURE"
} 

Response

Here is an example of the response.

Note

The response object shown here may be truncated for brevity. All of the properties will be returned from an actual call.

HTTP/1.1 201 Created
Content-type: application/json

{
  "id": "id-value",
  "number": "1896-S",
  "displayName": "ATHENS Desk",
  "lastModifiedDateTime": "2015-11-09T02:14:32Z"
}

See also

Working with Dynamics 365 Business Central in Microsoft Graph
Enabling the APIs for Microsoft Dynamics NAV
Endpoints for the APIs
Error Codes
Item
Get Item
Patch item
Delete Item