Time types are exactly what they sound like – different categories of time, such as salary, contract hours, overtime, vacation, travel time, and so on.


Get Time Type Object Definition

lookup

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

<lookup>
    <object>TIMETYPE</object>
</lookup>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use TIMETYPE

List Time Types

query

List the record number and account number for each time type:

<query>
    <object>TIMETYPE</object>
    <select>
        <field>RECORDNO</field>
        <field>ACCOUNTNO</field>
    </select>
</query>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use TIMETYPE
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 Time Types (Legacy)

readByQuery

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

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use TIMETYPE
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 Time Type

read

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

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use TIMETYPE
keys Required string Object RECORDNO 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 Time Type by Name

readByName

<readByName>
    <object>TIMETYPE</object>
    <keys>Full Time</keys>
    <fields>*</fields>
</readByName>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
object Required string Use TIMETYPE
keys Required string Object NAME 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 Time Type (Legacy)

create_timetype

<create_timetype>
    <name>Regular staff time</name>
</create_timetype>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
name Required string Time type name to create
status Optional string Time type status. Use active for Active otherwise use inactive for Inactive. (Default: active)
accountno Optional string Account number
offsetaccountno Optional string Offset account number
earningtypename Optional string Earning type name
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 Time Type (Legacy)

update_timetype

<update_timetype key="Regular staff time">
    <accountno>6500</accountno>
</update_timetype>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
key Required string Time type name to update
status Optional string Time type status. Use active for Active otherwise use inactive for Inactive.
accountno Optional string Account number
offsetaccountno Optional string Offset account number
earningtypename Optional string Earning type name
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 Time Type (Legacy)

delete_timetype

<delete_timetype key="Regular staff time"></delete_timetype>

Parameters

Name Required Type Description
key Required string Time type name to delete

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