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Android / Twitter API v2 / Update a list

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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 JSON: Generate Code to Create JSON

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

    // {
    //   "name": "update-name",
    //   "description": "update-description",
    //   "private": false
    // }

    CkJsonObject json = new CkJsonObject();

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

    CkStringBuilder sbRequestBody = new CkStringBuilder();

    CkHttpResponse resp = http.PTextSb("PUT","",sbRequestBody,"utf-8","application/json",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 PUT
	-H "Authorization: Bearer <access_token>"
	-d '{
    "name": "update-name",
    "description": "update-description",
    "private": false

Postman Collection Item JSON

  "name": "Update a list",
  "request": {
    "method": "PUT",
    "header": [
    "body": {
      "mode": "raw",
      "raw": "{\n    \"name\": \"update-name\",\n    \"description\": \"update-description\",\n    \"private\": false\n}",
      "options": {
        "raw": {
          "language": "json"
    "url": {
      "raw": "",
      "protocol": "https",
      "host": [
      "path": [
      "variable": [
          "key": "id",
          "value": null,
          "description": "The ID of the List you wish to update the metadata of - the List must be owned by the authenticated user"
    "description": "Allows the authenticated user to update a List they own.\n\nFor full details, see the [API reference]( for this endpoint.\n\n[Sign up]( for the Twitter API"
  "response": [