SAP Knowledge Base Article - Public

2724321 - Download metadata from entity with associations - Odata API

Symptom

  • A query to download $metadata standard field from entity was ran, but the associations are not being received.
  • How to create a query to download $metadata only standard field from entity with the associations?

Environment

Odata API

Resolution

If you want to see the association between User and other entity such as FODivision, it needs to add all related entities in URL:

https://<URL>/odata/v2/User,FODivision/$metadata

See Also

2215682 - Successfactors API URLs for different Data Centers

2248199 - How to execute an Odata API Query on the web browser?

Keywords

Odata API, metadata download, entity association , KBA , LOD-SF-INT , SF Integrations - EC Payroll, Boomi/ HCI, API , LOD-SF-INT-ODATA , OData API Framework , Problem

Product

SAP SuccessFactors HCM Core all versions