Update Conversation

In this code snippet you learn how to update a Conversation.

Example

Ensure the following variables are set to your required values using any convenient method:

Key Description
CONVERSATION_ID Unique ID of the Conversation.
CONV_NEW_NAME The new name.
CONV_NEW_DISPLAY_NAME The new display name.

Prerequisites

You will need to use an existing Application that contains Conversations in order to be able to update one. See the Create Conversation code snippet for information on how to create an Application and some sample Conversations.

Write the code

Add the following to update-conversation.sh:

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curl -X "PUT" "https://api.nexmo.com/beta/conversations/$CONVERSATION_ID" \
     -H 'Authorization: Bearer '$JWT\
     -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
     -d $'{
  "name": "$CONV_NEW_NAME",
  "display_name": "$CONV_NEW_DISPLAY_NAME"
}'

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Run your code

Save this file to your machine and run it:

bash update-conversation.sh

Prerequisites

You will need to use an existing Application that contains Conversations in order to be able to update one. See the Create Conversation code snippet for information on how to create an Application and some sample Conversations.

npm install nexmo@beta

Create a file named update-conversation.js and add the following code:

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const Vonage = require('@vonage/server-sdk')

const vonage = new Vonage({
  apiKey: VONAGE_API_KEY,
  apiSecret: VONAGE_API_SECRET,
  applicationId: VONAGE_APPLICATION_ID,
  privateKey: VONAGE_APPLICATION_PRIVATE_KEY_PATH
})

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Write the code

Add the following to update-conversation.js:

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vonage.conversations.update(
    CONVERSATION_ID,
    {"name": CONV_NEW_NAME,
    "display_name": CONV_NEW_DISPLAY_NAME}, (error, result) => {
        if(error) {
            console.error(error);
        }
        else {
            console.log(result);
        }
    });

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Run your code

Save this file to your machine and run it:

node update-conversation.js

Try it out

When you run the code you will update the specified Conversation with a new name and display name.