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Change Driver Name


Changes a driver's name on the Services Portal.  Driver name changes are propagated to the NMC.

void changeDriverName(String driverId, String driverName) throws WSException

  • driverId: A string containing the identifier of the driver to be changed.
  • driverName: A string containing the name of the driver.


Authorization Requirements


The credentials supplied with this method call (as specified in the accompanying WS-Security header) must be authorized to the following application(s) and their associated role-based permissions.

Required Application Licenses
- Remote Integration

Required User Permissions
- Can use QTRACS
- Can set up drivers
- Can use Performance Monitoring
- Can maintain vehicles and drivers

Customer integrators are authorized to their own company's data only. 


Sample XML Request


Only the SOAP body is shown. To see a sample SOAP Envelope and Header, click here.




   <driverName>John Adams II</driverName>




Sample XML Response


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







001 Unknown Error.
002 Required field not specified.
003 Company not authorized for integration.
004 User is not authorized.
005 Driver ID invalid.
006 Driver Name invalid.
007 Driver is pending deletion.
008 Driver login password is invalid.

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