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Update a section

Example Request & Response (Multilingual Help Center)

$ curl https://api.intercom.io/help_center/sections/<id> \
-X PUT \
-H 'Authorization:Bearer <Your access token>' \
-H 'Accept:application/json'
-H 'Content-Type: application/json' -d

{
  "name": "New title",
  "translated_content": {
    "type": "group_translated_content",
    "es": {
      "type": "group_content",
      "name": "Nuevo título"
    }
  }
}
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
{
  "id": 1,
  "type": "section",
  "workspace_id": "abcdef",
  "name": "New title",
  "created_at": 123456,
  "updated_at": 123456,
  "url": "http://intercom.test/help/sections/section-1",
  "icon": "http://intercom/help_center/icon-1",
  "parent_id": 1,
  "order": 0,
  "default_locale": "en",
  "translated_content": {
    "type": "group_translated_content",
    "es": {
        "type": "group_content",
      "name": "Nuevo título"
    }
  }
}

You can update the details of a single section by making a PUT request to https://api.intercom.io/help_center/sections/<id>.

Request Path Parameters

ParameterTypeRequired?Description
idStringYesThe unique identifier for the section which is given by Intercom.

Request Body Parameters

AttributeTypeRequired?Description
nameStringNoThe name of the section.
For multilingual collections, this will be the name of the default language's content.
parent_idIntegerNoThe id for the collection this section will be within.
translated_contentObjectNoA Group Translated Content Object whereby you can specify multiple multilingual collections to be created.

Response

This will return a Section object of the section you just updated.