You can provide an estimation of how complete a task, cost type, or project is as of a specific date.

Depending on how the parent project is set up, these percentages can affect associated revenue recognition schedules.


Get Observed Percent Completed Entry Object Definition

lookup

List all the fields and relationships for the observed percent completed entry object:

<lookup>
    <object>OBSPCTCOMPLETED</object>
</lookup>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use OBSPCTCOMPLETED

List Observed Percent Completed Entries

query

List the type, record number, and percent for each entry:

<query>
    <object>OBSPCTCOMPLETED</object>
    <select>
        <field>TYPE</field>
        <field>RECORDNO</field>
        <field>PERCENT</field>
    </select>
    <filter>
        <equalto>
            <field>TYPE</field>
            <value>Task</value>
        </equalto>
    </filter>
</query>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use OBSPCTCOMPLETED
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)

List Observed Percent Completed Entries (Legacy)

readByQuery

<readByQuery>
    <object>OBSPCTCOMPLETED</object>
    <fields>*</fields>
    <query>TYPE = 'T'</query>
    <pagesize>100</pagesize>
</readByQuery>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use OBSPCTCOMPLETED
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)

query Fields

Name Required Type Description
TYPE Required string Type. Use T for tasks, C for cost types, or P for projects.

Get Observed Percent Completed Entry

read

<read>
    <object>OBSPCTCOMPLETED</object>
    <keys>1</keys>
    <fields>*</fields>
</read>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use OBSPCTCOMPLETED
keys Required string Record number of the observed percent completed entry 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 Observed Percent Completed Entry

Release Changes
2020 Release 2 Added COSTTYPEKEY

Be aware that after creating an observed percent completed entry for a task, you need to update the parent project to trigger updates for any associated revenue recognition schedules. (The update on the project need not actually change any data.)

create

<create>
    <OBSPCTCOMPLETED>
        <TYPE>Task</TYPE>
        <TASKKEY>1</TASKKEY>
        <ASOFDATE>2/22/2018</ASOFDATE>
        <PERCENT>33.33</PERCENT>
        <NOTE>One third complete</NOTE>
    </OBSPCTCOMPLETED>
</create>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
OBSPCTCOMPLETED Required object Object to create

OBSPCTCOMPLETED

Name Required Type Description
TYPE Required string Type of object. Use Task, CostType, or Project.
PROJECTKEY Optional integer Record number of a project. Required if type of object is Project.
TASKKEY Optional integer Record number of a task. Required if type of object is Task.
COSTTYPEKEY Optional integer Record number of a cost type. Required if type of object is CostType.
ASOFDATE Required string As of date in format mm/dd/yyyy. Only one observed percent completed entry is allowed for a given date.
PERCENT Required number Observed percent completed for this entry
NOTE Optional string Description

Update Observed Percent Completed Entry

Release Changes
2020 Release 2 Added COSTTYPEKEY

Be aware that after updating an observed percent completed entry, you need to call update on the parent project to trigger updates for any associated revenue recognition schedules. (The project update need not actually change any data.)

update

<update>
    <OBSPCTCOMPLETED>
        <RECORDNO>1</RECORDNO>
        <PERCENT>22.00</PERCENT>
    </OBSPCTCOMPLETED>
</update>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
OBSPCTCOMPLETED Required object Object to update

OBSPCTCOMPLETED

Name Required Type Description
RECORDNO Required integer Record number of the observed percent completed entry to update
ASOFDATE Optional string As of date in format mm/dd/yyyy
PERCENT Optional number Observed percent completed for this entry
NOTE Optional string Description

Delete Observed Percent Completed Entry

delete

<delete>
    <object>OBSPCTCOMPLETED</object>
    <keys>1</keys>
</delete>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use OBSPCTCOMPLETED
keys Required string Record number of the observed percent completed entry to delete

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