JavaScript Methods Available to I/U/D

For Web services that require specific authentication methods or specific types of HTTP requests, YQL provides several JavaScript methods for use within the execute element:

  • Methods that allow HTTP PUT, POST, and DELETE requests, in addition to GET.
  • The ability to specify the content type on data being sent, using contentType.
  • The ability to automatically convert the data being returned using accept.

For more information on the JavaScript methods available for use within I/U/D statements, refer to the JavaScript Objects, Methods, and Variables Reference.

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