eBay Trading APIVersion 1113

PlaceOfferRequestType ( AbstractRequestType )

Enables the authenticated user to to make a bid on an auction item, propose a Best Offer, or purchase a fixed-price/Buy It Now item. Note that this call cannot be used to purchase items that require immediate payment.

Call that uses PlaceOfferRequestType:

Fields



AffiliateTrackingDetails ( AffiliateTrackingDetailsType ) [0..1]
Container for affiliate-related tags, which enable the tracking of user activity. If you include the AffiliateTrackingDetails container in your PlaceOffer call, then it is possible to receive affiliate commissions based on calls made by your application. (See the eBay Partner Network for information about commissions.) Please note that affiliate tracking is not available in the Sandbox environment, and that affiliate tracking is not available when you make a Best Offer.
See the Field Index to learn which calls use AffiliateTrackingDetails.

BlockOnWarning ( boolean ) [0..1]
If a warning message is generated when the call is made, this BlockOnWarning will block the bid/buy action if set to true. If BlockOnWarning is false or omitted, the bid/buy action is allowed, regardless of whether or not a warning message occurs.
See the Field Index to learn which calls use BlockOnWarning.

ItemID ( ItemIDType (string) ) [0..1]
Unique identifier that identifies the listing for which the action is being submitted.

For a multiple-variation listing, you must also identify the specific variation within that listing using the VariationSpecifics container.
See the Field Index to learn which calls use ItemID.

Offer ( OfferType ) [0..1]
This container is used to specifies the type of offer being made for the listing specified in the ItemID field. The Offer.Action is used to set the action that is being taken on the listing.
See the Field Index to learn which calls use Offer.

VariationSpecifics ( NameValueListArrayType ) [0..1]
This container is used to identify a specific variation within a multiple-variation listing identified by the ItemID value. This container is required when attempting to perform an action on a multiple-variation listing.
See the Field Index to learn which calls use VariationSpecifics.