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Updates contact information for Aria accounts or Billing Groups.

For a list of error messages generated by this API, see update_contact_m Error Messages.

Input Arguments

Req Field Name Field Type Max Length Description
client_no long 22 Aria-assigned unique identifier indicating the Aria client providing service to this account.
auth_key string 32 Aria-assigned unique key to be passed with each method call for authenticating the validity of the requestor.
acct_no long 22 Aria-assigned account identifier. This value is unique across all Aria-managed accounts.
contact_ind long 1 Contact Indicator that indicates contact input type. 1 Account Contact 2 Primary Billing Contact 3 Backup Billing Contact 4 Statement Contact   Allowable Values
billing_group_no long 22 Billing Group Number
client_billing_group_id string 100 Client-defined Master Billing Group ID.
first_name string 300 Contact First Name
middle_initial string 2 Middle Initial of the Contact.
last_name string 300 Contact Last Name
company_name string 100 Company name of the contact
address1 string 300 First address line of the contact.
address2 string 300 Second address line of the contact. If you want to delete existing data in this field, leaving it blank, you must enter a '~' in this field.
address3 string 300 The third line of the address
city string 300 City of the contact
locality string 32 Use this field instead of the state_prov field to designate the state, province or other local designation as appropriate for addresses in all countries other than the United States, Australia, and Canada. This field is ignored for all United States, Australia and Canada addresses.
state_prov string 10 State or Province of the contact. The official postal-service codes for all United States, Australia and Canada states, provinces, and territories. This field does not support states, provinces or territories from other countries. Use the locality field for other countries.
country_cd string 25 Country of the contact. The ISO-compliant 2-character country code abbreviation in upper case.
postal_cd string 15 Postal/Zip code for the contact address.
phone string 25 The phone number of the contact
phone_ext string 10 The extension for the contact phone
cell_phone string 20 The contact cell phone.
work_phone string 25 Work phone number of the contact.
work_phone_ext string 10 The extension for the contact work phone
fax string 25 The FAX phone number for the contact.
email string 320 Email of the contact
birthdate string 10 Birthdate of the contact in yyyy-mm-dd format.
alt_caller_id string 30 Person or process that submitted the API call. This can be someone's user ID, or the name of an application.
optional_transaction_qualifiers array Array of additional values you can associate with this API call.
qualifier_name string 100 Name of the field you want to associate with this API call.
qualifier_value string 100 Corresponding value of the field you want to associate with this API call.
application_id string 300 The application identifier in which the API is being used in. (Example: “Sales Force”)
application_date string 300 The application date/timestamp, ie. 01/01/2014 10:00:00 to track when the application called the API.

Output Arguments

Field Name Field Type Description
error_code long Aria-assigned error identifier. 0 indicates no error.
error_msg string Description of any error that occurred. "OK" if there was no error.
contact_no long The Aria-assigned unique identifier for the contact created on this account.

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