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EMTEMT 

Inserting Accountname into Contacts

Hello,

            I try to insert account name into my contact ,it is not creating the contact.How to do that?

$fields = array('type'=>'contact','LastName'=>'Inbam', 'Account_Name' =>'Mall Tech');

 

Ron HessRon Hess

you need to have an account already existing, then you can insert the contact into that account.

you may need two steps, one to create a new account, second to pass that account ID into the contact insert statement

EMTEMT
I have already created the account name.The Name of the account is "Election Shopping" .

I think in the browser link every time it is passing one ID(Account Id).

I try in this manner.

$fields = array('type'=>'contact','LastName'=>"$lname", 'Account_Name' => '00130000001bUvW');

or

$fields = array('type'=>'contact','LastName'=>"$lname", 'AccountName' => '00130000001bUvW');

or

$fields = array('type'=>'contact','LastName'=>"$lname", 'Account' => '00130000001bUvW');


Nothing is working for me.
adamgadamg
?

The numbers you are passing in are IDs, not names.

Try 'AccountID' => '00130000001bUvW'
EMT_ordersEMT_orders

I tried in different ways.But it is not working.

$fields = array('type'=>'contact','LastName'=>"$lname",'Account_ID'=>'00130000001bUvW');

$fields = array('type'=>'contact','LastName'=>"$lname",'AccountID'=>'00130000001bUvW');

$fields = array('type'=>'contact','LastName'=>"$lname",'AccountId'=>'00130000001bUvW');

 

My aim is to display account name in the contact.

I have tried

$fields = array('type'=>'contact','LastName'=>"$lname",'AccountName'=>'Election Shopping');

also.

But these are not working.

EMTEMT
Hi Adam,

The following combination is done the trick.

$fields = array ('type'=>'contact','LastName'=>"$lname",'AccountId'=>"00130000001bUvW");
sideburnsideburn
I cannot get this to work either... any suggestions?

Message Edited by sideburn on 02-23-2006 02:16 AM