SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2515741 - How to refresh Odata Metadata via an API call

Symptom

  • We have an option to refresh the Odata API Metadata via UI
  • However we would like to automate this process and so would like to schedule it via an API call

Environment

Successfactors

Resolution

     1. This activity is a simple 1minute task when done via UI.

     2. However if you want to schedule this activity, it has to be done via an API call and for that, you just need to trigger below API call and it will do the work.

   https://apisX.successfactors.com:443/odata/v2/refreshMetadata

Note: There are no side effects or performance interruptions of performing a metadata refresh.

See Also

2171588 - SuccessFactors: OData API Metadata Refresh and Export

2355830 - How to refresh metadata of restricted Odata MDF entities?

2488874 - How to Refresh Metadata of APIs under BETA Category

Keywords

  • Odata Metadata refresh
  • Metadata refresh via API call
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Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Suite all versions