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moveSituationToCategory

A MoogDb v2 method that moves a Situation into a new category. A category represents a type of Situation, indicating how it was created or its state. See Create Shared Alert and Situation Filters for more information.

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Request arguments

Method moveSituationToCategory takes the following request arguments:

Name

Type

Required

Description

situationId

Number

Yes

Situation ID.

category

String

Yes

Name of the new category you want to assign the Situation to.

Response

Method moveSituationToCategory returns the following response:

API behavior in active and historic databases

The behavior of this method depends on whether the relevant alert or Situation is open, closed and still in the active database, or closed and archived to the historic database. This method updates or returns information about the alert or Situation as follows:

See API Update Behavior for more information on Situation statuses.

Examples

The following examples demonstrate typical use of method moveSituationToCategory:

Response example