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[V7] ISSUE: Incorrect error message returned when calling API (Filter name is already in use)

Article ID: 5137
Reviewed: 2016-02-11

Product Version:
AhsayCBS: Pre-
OS: All platforms

ATTENTION 1st January, 2022: v7 officially End-of-Life [details]

Problem Description

Incorrect error message is returned when calling the API to update settings of an existing backup filter.

"Filter name is already in use" is always returned with status error, which is incorrect. For example:

API call:

JSON Post:

JSON Return:
"Message":"Filter name is already in use.",


This is a known issue with AhsayCBS version -

Important: Even with the error message displayed, the backup filter is actually updated correctly by the API call.


To resolve the issue, patch the AhsayCBS application to version or above. The instructions can be found by Clicking Here.

Keywords, filter, backup-filter, exception

public/5137_issue/incorrect_error_message_returned_when_calling_updatefilter.do_api_filter_name_is_already_in_use.txt · Last modified: 2021/12/15 19:11 by anna.olalia

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