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Method: locations.questions.patch

Updates a specific question written by the current user.

HTTP request

PATCH https://mybusinessqanda.googleapis.com/v1/{question.name=locations/*/questions/*}

The URL uses gRPC Transcoding syntax.

Path parameters



Immutable. The unique name for the question. locations/*/questions/* This field will be ignored if set during question creation.

Query parameters


string (FieldMask format)

Required. The specific fields to update. Only question text can be updated.

This is a comma-separated list of fully qualified names of fields. Example: "user.displayName,photo".

Request body

The request body contains an instance of Question.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains an instance of Question.

Authorization Scopes

Requires the following OAuth scope:

  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/business.manage

For more information, see the OAuth 2.0 Overview.