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Correct JSON format for setting the state field on an item

Posted by Steve Russell 3 months ago

I am trying to change the state of a request through javascript (Google script to be exact) but it is not executing and I am assuming that it is how I am forming the payload or defining the EntityState Name value. I can use the same script to update custom fields with a different payload and that is why I am assuming the issue is with the format of the payload. Here is my code.

// sets the state in TP for the change on the spreadsheet.
function setState(TP, state) {
var payload = {
"EntityState" : {'Name': state}
var options = {
'method': 'POST',
'payload': JSON.stringify(payload),
'contentType' : 'application/json',

var TPid = TP.toString();
var token = "?&access_token=mytoken&format=json";
UrlFetchApp.fetch("" + TPid + token, options);

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