Accumulation types let construction companies report on transaction costs across cost types.

An accumulation type is typically specified at the level of the standard cost type, but it can also be provided when creating an individual cost type.


Get Accumulation Type Object Definition

lookup

List all the fields and relationships for the accumulation type object:

<lookup>
    <object>ACCUMULATIONTYPE</object>
</lookup>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use ACCUMULATIONTYPE
docparid Optional string Used to indicate the document type, such as Inventory Transfer, Sales Order, Purchase Order and so forth . You must use this to take advantage of any custom fields on the specified document type.

List Accumulation Types

query

List the record number and name for each accumulation type:

<query>
    <object>ACCUMULATIONTYPE</object>
    <select>
        <field>RECORDNO</field>
        <field>NAME</field>
    </select>
</query>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use ACCUMULATIONTYPE
select Required sequence One or more field names and an optional aggregate function such as count or sum. Returning all fields is not supported.
filter Optional object Query filter expression. Check the value of a single field using operators such as equalto/like, or multiple fields using and/or. Query fields on related objects using the dot operator (for example, VENDOR.CREDITLIMIT on APBILL).
orderby Optional object Provide an order element with a field name and choose an ascending or descending sort order, for example:
<order>
        <field>RECORDNO</field>
        <descending/>
</order>
options Optional object Set the caseinsensitive element to true for a case-insensitive query:
    <caseinsensitive>true</caseinsensitive>
In a multi-entity company, set the showprivate element to true to query data in private entities:
   <showprivate>true</showprivate>
pagesize Optional integer Custom page size between 1 and 2000 items (Default: 100)
offset Optional integer Point at which to start indexing into records (Default: 0)
docparid Optional string Document type, such as Sales Order, Purchase Order, or Inventory Transfer

List Accumulation Types (Legacy)

readByQuery

<readByQuery>
    <object>ACCUMULATIONTYPE</object>
    <fields>*</fields>
    <query></query>
    <pagesize>100</pagesize>
</readByQuery>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use ACCUMULATIONTYPE
fields Optional string Comma-separated list of fields on the object to list. For best performance and predictability, limit the number of fields. To return all fields, omit the element or provide * for the value.
query Required string SQL-like query based on fields on the object. The following operators are supported: <, >, >=, <=, =, like, not like, in, not in, IS NOT NULL, IS NULL, AND, OR. Illegal XML characters must be properly encoded, and single quotes must be escaped with backslashes ('Jane\'s Deli'). Joins are not supported.
pagesize Optional integer Custom page size between 1 and 1000 items (Default: 100)

Get Accumulation Type

read

<read>
    <object>ACCUMULATIONTYPE</object>
    <keys>8</keys>
    <fields>*</fields>
</read>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use ACCUMULATIONTYPE
keys Required string RECORDNO of the accumulation type to get
fields Optional string Comma-separated list of fields on the object to get. For best performance and predictability, limit the number of fields. To return all fields, omit the element or provide * for the value.

Get Accumulation Type by Name

readByName

<readByName>
    <object>ACCUMULATIONTYPE</object>
    <keys>Labor</keys>
    <fields>*</fields>
</readByName>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use ACCUMULATIONTYPE
keys Required string NAME of the accumulation type to get
fields Optional string Comma-separated list of fields on the object to get. For best performance and predictability, limit the number of fields. To return all fields, omit the element or provide * for the value.

Create Accumulation Type

create

<create>
    <ACCUMULATIONTYPE>
        <NAME>Labor</NAME>
    </ACCUMULATIONTYPE>
</create>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
ACCUMULATIONTYPE Required object Object to create

ACCUMULATIONTYPE

Name Required Type Description
NAME Required string Name for the accumulation type to create. Use 80 or fewer characters.
STATUS Optional string Status. Use active or inactive. (Default: active)
customfields Optional customfield[0…n] Custom fields

customfield

Name Required Type Description
customfieldname Optional string Custom field ID
customfieldvalue Optional varies Custom field value. For a multi-pick-list custom field, implode multiple field values with #~#.

Update Accumulation Type

update

<update>
    <ACCUMULATIONTYPE>
        <RECORDNO>8</RECORDNO>
        <STATUS>inactive</STATUS>
    </ACCUMULATIONTYPE>
</update>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
ACCUMULATIONTYPE Required object Object to update

ACCUMULATIONTYPE

Name Required Type Description
NAME Optional integer Name of the accumulation type to update. Required if not using RECORDNO.
RECORDNO Optional integer RECORDNO of the accumulation type to update. Required if not using NAME.
STATUS Optional string Status. Use active or inactive.
customfields Optional customfield[0…n] Custom fields

customfield

Name Required Type Description
customfieldname Optional string Custom field ID
customfieldvalue Optional varies Custom field value. For a multi-pick-list custom field, implode multiple field values with #~#.

Delete Accumulation Type

delete

<delete>
    <object>ACCUMULATIONTYPE</object>
    <keys>8</keys>
</delete>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use ACCUMULATIONTYPE
keys Required string RECORDNO of the accumulation type to delete

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