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Action: Create custom fields

This will allow you to create a custom field that can be used to gather custom info related to a Lead.

Type Parameters Values
POST cmd* create_custom_field
POST custom_field_identifier * string
POST custom_field_type* Posible values are ‘input_field’, ‘text_area’, ‘drop_down’, ‘radio_button’, ‘checkbox’
POST custom_field_options ** array of arrays with one parameter: option_name (string containing the name of the option)

* Required fields
** Required for drop_down, radio_button, checkbox field types.

Here is an example:

'actions' => [
    '0' => [
        'cmd' => 'create_custom_field',
        'custom_field_identifier' => 'Custom field name',
        'custom_field_type' => 'drop_down',
        'custom_field_options' => [
            '0' => ['option_name' => 'blue'],
            '1' => ['option_name' => 'brown']

Success message:

  "status": "Success",
  "message": "Custom Field created",
  "type: "114"

Error Cases:

Type Number Message Cause
263 Custom Field name can only contain letters, numbers, dashes or underscores
  • custom_field_identifier can only contain letters, numbers, dashes or underscores.
264 Custom Field already exists or not allowed
  • custom_field_identifier value already exists in the database or is not allowed.
265 Custom Field cannot be empty
  • custom_field_identifier must not be an empty string.
269 Custom Field type not valid
  • custom_field_type value is not one of ‘input_field’, ‘text_area’, ‘drop_down’, ‘radio_button’, ‘checkbox’.
270 Options not an array
  • custom_field_options needs to be an array.
272 Option cannot be empty
  • option_name must not be empty.
273 Options must have two or more elements
  • custom_field_options has to be an array with at least two elements for the options.

An example of an error message:

  "status": "Error",
  "message": "Custom Field name can only contain letters, numbers, dashes or underscores",
  "type": "263"
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