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object application.update(object/array applications)

This method allows to update existing applications.

This method is only available to Admin and Super admin user types. Permissions to call the method can be revoked in user role settings. See User roles for more information.


(object/array) Application properties to be updated.

The applicationid property must be defined for each application, all other properties are optional. Only the passed properties will be updated, all others will remain unchanged.

Return values

(object) Returns an object containing the IDs of the updated applications under the applicationids property.


Changing the name of an application

Change the name of the application to "Processes and performance".


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "method": "application.update",
           "params": {
               "applicationid": "13",
               "name": "Processes and performance"
           "auth": "038e1d7b1735c6a5436ee9eae095879e",
           "id": 1


           "jsonrpc": "2.0",
           "result": {
               "applicationids": [
           "id": 1


CApplication::update() in ui/include/classes/api/services/CApplication.php.