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Create Group


Creates a group entry on the MMS grouping server given a group name and description.

createGroupResponse createGroup(CreateGroupRequest request)

Elements in the CreateGroupRequest:

  • groupName: A string containing the name of the group being created.
  • groupDescription: An optional description of the group.


Sample XML Request

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  <createGroupRequest xmlns="">
    <groupName>A New Group</groupName>
    <groupDescription>A Description</groupName>

Sample XML Response

An empty response conveys success. If there was an error, an exception would have been thrown.

    <ns2:createGroupResponse xmlns:ns2=""/>


Sample Application Exception

    <faultstring xml:lang="en">008: Group already exists.</faultstring>


002: Required field not specified. Only the name is required for createGroup
005: Internal error: Call to the Create Group API failed.
006: Group name exceeds limit of 80 characters.
007: Group Description exceeds limit of 255 characters.
008: Group already exists.



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