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Retrieve customer custom attribute definition

GET /v2/customers/custom-attribute-definitions/{key}

Retrieves a customer-related custom attribute definition from a Square seller account.

To retrieve a custom attribute definition created by another application, the visibility setting must be VISIBILITY_READ_ONLY or VISIBILITY_READ_WRITE_VALUES. Note that seller-defined custom attributes (also known as custom fields) are always set to VISIBILITY_READ_WRITE_VALUES.

Name Description
key
string

Required

The key of the custom attribute definition to retrieve. If the requesting application is not the definition owner, you must use the qualified key.

Name Description
version
integer (32-bit)

The current version of the custom attribute definition, which is used for strongly consistent reads to guarantee that you receive the most up-to-date data. When included in the request, Square returns the specified version or a higher version if one exists. If the specified version is higher than the current version, Square returns a BAD_REQUEST error.

Response Fields

Name Description
custom_attribute_definition
CustomAttributeDefinition

The retrieved custom attribute definition.

errors
Error [ ]

Any errors that occurred during the request.

Examples

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GET /v2/customers/custom-attribute-definitions/{key}
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curl https://connect.squareup.com/v2/customers/custom-attribute-definitions/favoritemovie \
  -H 'Square-Version: 2022-09-21' \
  -H 'Authorization: Bearer ACCESS_TOKEN' \
  -H 'Content-Type: application/json'
Response JSON
{
  "custom_attribute_definition": {
    "key": "favoritemovie",
    "name": "Favorite Movie",
    "description": "The favorite movie of the customer.",
    "version": 1,
    "updated_at": "2022-04-26T15:27:30Z",
    "schema": {
      "$ref": "https://developer-production-s.squarecdn.com/schemas/v1/common.json#squareup.common.String"
    },
    "created_at": "2022-04-26T15:27:30Z",
    "visibility": "VISIBILITY_READ_WRITE_VALUES"
  }
}