O'Reilly logo

Development with the Force.com Platform: Building Business Applications in the Cloud, Third Edition by Jason Ouellette

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Force.com REST API Walk-Through

Now that you have obtained an OAuth access token, you are ready to try the Force.com REST API. Set the access token as the environment variable $TOKEN. Also, be sure to replace na15 in the following examples with your own instance of Force.com. To identify your instance, look at the instance_url field of the OAuth username-password flow, or the URL in your Web browser when you log in to Force.com.

Note

This section is not a complete reference to the REST API. Consult the Force.com REST API Developer’s Guide, found at www.salesforce.com/us/developer/docs/api_rest/index.htm, for the latest and most detailed information on the REST API, which Salesforce continuously improves in each major release of the platform. ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required