Community articleWorking with stand-alone forum topics
Added by IBM contributorIBM on December 21, 2015
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Using the Atom Publishing Protocol, also known as AtomPub, you can create or update topics in stand-alone forums.



Using the Atom Publishing Protocol, also known as AtomPub, you can create or update topics in stand-alone forums.


Creating a stand-alone forum topic programmatically
To add a topic to a stand-alone forum, send an Atom entry document containing the forum topic to the forum topics resource.

Retrieving a stand-alone forum topic programmatically
To retrieve complete information about a forum topic, use the edit link found in the forum topic entry in the forum topics feed.

Updating a stand-alone forum topic programmatically
To update a topic in a stand-alone forum, send an updated forum topic document in Atom format to the existing forum topic's edit web address.

Deleting a stand-alone forum topic programmatically
To delete a topic from a forum, use the HTTP DELETE method.

Moving a stand-alone forum topic programmatically
To move a forum topic from one discussion thread to another, use the edit link found in the forum topic entry in the forum topics feed.