Refinitiv DataScope Select API
ExtractionService


Further information on working with the API in your development environment is provided in the following three guides:


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Extract

Test

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SOAP 1.1

The following is a sample SOAP 1.1 request and response. The placeholders shown need to be replaced with actual values.

POST /DatascopeApi/v1/ExtractionService.asmx HTTP/1.1
Host: hosted.datascopeapi.reuters.com
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length
SOAPAction: "http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/Extract"

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/">
  <soap:Header>
    <CredentialsHeader xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <Username>string</Username>
      <Password>string</Password>
      <AuthenticationToken>string</AuthenticationToken>
    </CredentialsHeader>
    <EjvServerHeader xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <Server>string</Server>
    </EjvServerHeader>
  </soap:Header>
  <soap:Body>
    <Extract xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <request>
        <OutputFields>
          <string>string</string>
          <string>string</string>
        </OutputFields>
      </request>
    </Extract>
  </soap:Body>
</soap:Envelope>
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/">
  <soap:Header>
    <CredentialsHeader xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <Username>string</Username>
      <Password>string</Password>
      <AuthenticationToken>string</AuthenticationToken>
    </CredentialsHeader>
    <OperationInfoHeader xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <Host>string</Host>
      <EjvServer>string</EjvServer>
      <ProcessingTime>duration</ProcessingTime>
    </OperationInfoHeader>
  </soap:Header>
  <soap:Body>
    <ExtractResponse xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <ExtractResult>
        <RowCount>int</RowCount>
        <Columns>
          <ExtractionColumn>
            <Name>string</Name>
            <DataType>string</DataType>
            <Values xsi:nil="true" />
            <FromInvalidOutputField>boolean</FromInvalidOutputField>
          </ExtractionColumn>
          <ExtractionColumn>
            <Name>string</Name>
            <DataType>string</DataType>
            <Values xsi:nil="true" />
            <FromInvalidOutputField>boolean</FromInvalidOutputField>
          </ExtractionColumn>
        </Columns>
        <Messages>
          <string>string</string>
          <string>string</string>
        </Messages>
      </ExtractResult>
    </ExtractResponse>
  </soap:Body>
</soap:Envelope>

SOAP 1.2

The following is a sample SOAP 1.2 request and response. The placeholders shown need to be replaced with actual values.

POST /DatascopeApi/v1/ExtractionService.asmx HTTP/1.1
Host: hosted.datascopeapi.reuters.com
Content-Type: application/soap+xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap12:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap12="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope">
  <soap12:Header>
    <CredentialsHeader xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <Username>string</Username>
      <Password>string</Password>
      <AuthenticationToken>string</AuthenticationToken>
    </CredentialsHeader>
    <EjvServerHeader xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <Server>string</Server>
    </EjvServerHeader>
  </soap12:Header>
  <soap12:Body>
    <Extract xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <request>
        <OutputFields>
          <string>string</string>
          <string>string</string>
        </OutputFields>
      </request>
    </Extract>
  </soap12:Body>
</soap12:Envelope>
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/soap+xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap12:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap12="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope">
  <soap12:Header>
    <CredentialsHeader xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <Username>string</Username>
      <Password>string</Password>
      <AuthenticationToken>string</AuthenticationToken>
    </CredentialsHeader>
    <OperationInfoHeader xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <Host>string</Host>
      <EjvServer>string</EjvServer>
      <ProcessingTime>duration</ProcessingTime>
    </OperationInfoHeader>
  </soap12:Header>
  <soap12:Body>
    <ExtractResponse xmlns="http://reuters.com/datascopeselect/ExtractionService/v1/">
      <ExtractResult>
        <RowCount>int</RowCount>
        <Columns>
          <ExtractionColumn>
            <Name>string</Name>
            <DataType>string</DataType>
            <Values xsi:nil="true" />
            <FromInvalidOutputField>boolean</FromInvalidOutputField>
          </ExtractionColumn>
          <ExtractionColumn>
            <Name>string</Name>
            <DataType>string</DataType>
            <Values xsi:nil="true" />
            <FromInvalidOutputField>boolean</FromInvalidOutputField>
          </ExtractionColumn>
        </Columns>
        <Messages>
          <string>string</string>
          <string>string</string>
        </Messages>
      </ExtractResult>
    </ExtractResponse>
  </soap12:Body>
</soap12:Envelope>