Chilkat Online Tools

Android / Coupa Postman Collection - OAuth - Master / Create Department

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// Important: Don't forget to include the call to System.loadLibrary
// as shown at the bottom of this code sample.
package com.test;

import com.chilkatsoft.*;

import android.widget.TextView;
import android.os.Bundle;

public class SimpleActivity extends Activity {

  private static final String TAG = "Chilkat";

  // Called when the activity is first created.
  public void onCreate(Bundle savedInstanceState) {

    // This example assumes the Chilkat API to have been previously unlocked.
    // See Global Unlock Sample for sample code.

    CkHttp http = new CkHttp();
    boolean success;

    // Use this online tool to generate code from sample XML: Generate Code to Create XML

    // The following XML is sent in the request body.

    // <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
    // <department>
    //     <name>Coupa Development</name>
    //     <active>true</active>
    //     <custom-fields>
    //         <test1>TestCustomDevelopment</test1>
    //     </custom-fields>
    // </department>

    CkXml xml = new CkXml();
    xml.UpdateChildContent("name","Coupa Development");

    // Adds the "Authorization: Bearer <access_token>" header.

    CkStringBuilder sbRequestBody = new CkStringBuilder();

    CkHttpResponse resp = http.PTextSb("POST","[\"id\",\"name\",\"active\",{\"custom_fields\":{}}]",sbRequestBody,"utf-8","application/xml",false,false);
    if (http.get_LastMethodSuccess() == false) {
        Log.i(TAG, http.lastErrorText());

    Log.i(TAG, String.valueOf(resp.get_StatusCode()));
    Log.i(TAG, resp.bodyStr());


  static {

      // Note: If the incorrect library name is passed to System.loadLibrary,
      // then you will see the following error message at application startup:
      //"The application <your-application-name> has stopped unexpectedly. Please try again."

Curl Command

curl -X POST
	-H "Authorization: Bearer <access_token>"
	-d '<department>
    <name>Coupa Development</name>

Postman Collection Item JSON

  "name": "Create Department",
  "request": {
    "method": "POST",
    "header": [
    "body": {
      "mode": "raw",
      "raw": "<department>\n    <name>Coupa Development</name>\n    <active>true</active>\n    <custom-fields>\n        <test1>TestCustomDevelopment</test1>\n    </custom-fields>\n</department>",
      "options": {
        "raw": {
          "language": "xml"
    "url": {
      "raw": "{{URL}}/departments?fields=[\"id\",\"name\",\"active\",{\"custom_fields\":{}}]",
      "host": [
      "path": [
      "query": [
          "key": "fields",
          "value": "[\"id\",\"name\",\"active\",{\"custom_fields\":{}}]"
  "response": [