Creating a semantic type in sandbox status using the API - Cloud

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The initial status of a semantic type is "sandbox". This status means that the semantic type has not been save as a draft or published.

In this example, Talend API Tester is used to send requests.

For further information about Talend API Tester, see Talend Cloud API Tester User Guide.


  1. If you do not have a personal access token yet, generate one. For further information, see Generating a Personal Access Token.
  2. Open Talend API Tester in your browser.
  3. From the Repository tab, select Post in the Method drop-down list.
  4. Enter the following URL: https://tds.{region}

    You'll find a list of the URLs to use for each data center in Talend Cloud regions and URLs.

  5. Click the Add header button and enter Authorization in the name field and Bearer followed by a whitespace and your token in the value field.
  6. Click the Add header button and enter Cookie in the name field, then leave the value field empty.
  7. Click Send.


The API returns a 201 HTTP code to inform you that the request was successful. The response includes the identifier of the created semantic type in sandbox status, for example:
    "id": "5f80848e51b6b16703a4318d"