Getting the Object IDs & Element IDs for URL API

Date: 26-09-2011
Author: Bit Software

Here's a quick tip to follow up with Answering Prompts via URL API. If you need to get the Object ID of an Attribute or Metric dynamically, you can use this syntax:

 

 

 

And if you want a shorter way to get the Element ID, which is the AttributeGUID:AttributeID pair, this will do the trick:

 

 

by Bryan Brandow

(This article was first published on Bryan`s MicroStrategy Blog)