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This document describes the procedure on how to send Application Programming Interface (API) commands to Collaboration Endpoint (CE) 8.0 software or later..
Cisco recommends that you have knowledge of these topics:
CE 8.0 software or later
The information in this document is based on these software versions:
CE 8.0 or later
The information in this document was created from the devices in a specific lab environment. All of the devices used in this document started with a cleared (default) configuration. If your network is live, make sure that you understand the potential impact of any command.
If your deployment requires API commands for the endpoints, and you are using CE 8.0 or later, you must use the procedure in this document.
In Telepresence Endpoints running 7.3.x or lower, you can send the API commands via URL. Using the command /fromputxml.
From version CE 8.0 this methood is deprecated, and when you need to send commands on newer versions of code the browser prompt you with this error.
or this error
Because the official documentation does not shows this methood the issue is tracked on the documentation defect: CSCuy25151.
For this specific scenario the command purpose is to change the units name. You can use a wide variety of API commands for each product, those are listed on each API guide.
Step 1. Open command line from your Windows machine.
Step 2. Once open you need to use this specific syntaxis.