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Property definition ID by alias


Resolves one or more property definition aliases to their IDs.


Input: string[]
Output: JSON object (see below)

This endpoint accepts an array of strings of property definition aliases to resolve. A sample request body is shown below:


This endpoint returns an object with a property for each provided alias with the value being the ID of the property definition in the current vault that has that alias. A sample response body is shown below:

	"PropertyAlias1" : 873,
	"PropertyAlias2" : 432,
	"UnresolvedAlias" : -1

Aliases that could not be resolved will be returned as -1.


Item Description
Property definition ID from alias (single) Allows resolution of a single property definition ID from its alias