This method is used to update Category data


This method has the URL https://server/services/catalog/v1/category.create and follows the MicroBase API calling conventions.

Argument Required Type Example Description
id no String SJlkcsaQ The id of the Category to update.

Updatable fields

See category.create for a fields description.


title description slug classification parent


Return a Category object:

    "ok": true,
    "category": {
        "id": "SJlkcsaQ",
        "level": 3,
        "title": "Category title modified",
        "description": "This is the Category description",
        "slug": "categorywithclass01",
        "parent": "S1_B6X97",
        "path": "ROOT.S1_B6X97.SJlkcsaQ"
        "classifications": [
            {"id": "size", "description": "Size", "type": "NUMBER", "mandatory": true},
            {"id": "tech", "description": "Technology", "type": "STRING", "mandatory": true}


Expected errors that this method could return. Some errors return additional data.

Error Data Description
category_not_found The id not found The Category was not found
parent_category_not_found The id not found Parent Category not found
duplicate_key Index name and data causing the error Some unique key violation
validation_error The data causing the error Some validation error


curl --request POST \
  --url http://localhost:3000/services/catalog/v1/category.update?id=SJlkcsaQ \
  --header 'authorization: Bearer xxxxx...' \
  --header 'accept: application/json' \
  --header 'content-type: application/json' \
  --data '{"title": "Category title modified", "parent": "S1_B6X97"}'