eBay Return Management APIVersion 1.1.0

MetadataCodeType ( token )

Enumerated type that defines the metadata values used by the getReturnMetadata call. In the getReturnMetadata request, these values are passed into the metadataEntryCode field, and in the getReturnMetadata response, these values are returned in the metadataCodeValues.codeName field.

Types that use MetadataCodeType:

Call that uses MetadataCodeType:

Enumeration Values

Value Description
REFUND_DUE_UPON_ITEM_ARRIVAL This value is passed into the metadataEntryCode field of the getReturnMetadata request to retrieve the number of days a seller has to issue a refund to the buyer upon receiving the returned item. The number of days can be found in the metadataCodeValues.value field of the getReturnMetadata response. A refund can be issued to the buyer through the issueRefund call.
RETURN_REASONS This value is passed into the metadataEntryCode field of the getReturnMetadata request to retrieve the reason the buyer is returning the item. The two valid reasons, I_DONT_WANT_IT (buyer remorse) and SNAD (item Significantly Not As Described), are found in the metadataCodeValues.value field of the getReturnMetadata response.
RMA_DUE_UPON_RETURN_START This value is passed into the metadataEntryCode field of the getReturnMetadata request to retrieve the number of days after the return case filing date that a seller has to provide an Return Merchandise Authorization number (if requested) to the buyer. The number of days can be found in the metadataCodeValues.value field of the getReturnMetadata response. An RMA can be provided to the buyer through the provideSellerInfo call.
  * See the Enumeration Index to see exact use of each enumeration value in the API.