Update download action

This action lets you update a download via the Easy Digital Downloads integration. Use it to automate you daily work and save time and resources.

How to update a download

This section aims to help you getting started on how to update a download via Easy Digital Downloads. Simply select one of your prefered automation manuals down below and start automating your WordPress website in no time.

"Update download" arguments

Our so-called arguments are values that you can use to customize your request. They allow you to send specific data to the Update download action which is then handled accordingly to the described purpose. You can use the arguments that you would like to send values for.
To learn more about it, please see the Setup Guide above.
download_id *

(Integer) The ID of the existing download

create_if_none

(String) Set this value to "yes" to create the download in case the given download id does not exist. Default: no

price

(float) The price of the download you want to use. Format: 19.99

is_variable_pricing

(string) Set this value to "yes" if you want to activate variable pricing for this product. Default: no

variable_prices

(string) A JSON formatted string, containing all of the variable product prices. Please see the description for further details.

default_price_id

(integer) The ID of the price variation you want to use as the default price.

download_files

(String) A JSON formatted string containing all of the downloable file. Please see the description for further details.

bundled_products

(String) A JSON formatted string, containing all of the bundled products. Please see the description for further details.

bundled_products_conditions

(String) A JSON formatted string that contains the price dependencies. Please see the description for further details.

increase_earnings

(Float) The price you would like to increase the lifetime earnings of this product. Please see the description for further details.

decrease_earnings

(Float) The price you would like to decrease the lifetime earnings of this product. Please see the description for further details.

increase_sales

(Integer) Increase the number of sales from a statistical point of view. Please see the description for further details.

decrease_sales

(Integer) Decrease the number of sales from a statistical point of view. Please see the description for further details.

hide_purchase_link

(String) Set this string to "yes" to hide the purchase button under the download. Please see the description for more details.

download_limit

(Integer) Limits how often a customer can globally download the purchase. Please see the description for further details.

download_author

(mixed) The ID or the email of the user who added the post. Default is the current user ID.

download_date

(string) The date of the post. Default is the current time. Format: 2018-12-31 11:11:11

download_date_gmt

(string) The date of the post in the GMT timezone. Default is the value of $post_date.

download_content

(string) The post content. Default empty.

download_content_filtered

(string) The filtered post content. Default empty.

download_title

(string) The post title. Default empty.

download_excerpt

(string) The post excerpt. Default empty.

download_status

(string) The post status. Default 'draft'.

comment_status

(string) Whether the post can accept comments. Accepts 'open' or 'closed'. Default is the value of 'default_comment_status' option.

ping_status

(string) Whether the post can accept pings. Accepts 'open' or 'closed'. Default is the value of 'default_ping_status' option.

download_password

(string) The password to access the post. Default empty.

download_name

(string) The post name. Default is the sanitized post title when creating a new post.

to_ping

(string) Space or carriage return-separated list of URLs to ping. Default empty.

pinged

(string) Space or carriage return-separated list of URLs that have been pinged. Default empty.

download_parent

(int) Set this for the post it belongs to, if any. Default 0.

menu_order

(int) The order the post should be displayed in. Default 0.

download_mime_type

(string) The mime type of the post. Default empty.

guid

(string) Global Unique ID for referencing the post. Default empty.

download_category

(string) A comma separated list of category names, slugs, or IDs. Defaults to value of the 'default_category' option. Example: cat_1,cat_2,cat_3

tags_input

(string) A comma separated list of tag names, slugs, or IDs. Default empty.

tax_input

(string) A simple or JSON formatted string containing existing taxonomy terms. Default empty. More details within the description.

meta_input

(string) A json or a comma and semicolon separated list of post meta values keyed by their post meta key. Default empty. More info in the description.

wp_error

Whether to return a WP_Error on failure. Posible values: "yes" or "no". Default value: "no".

do_action

Advanced: Register a custom action after Webhooks Pro fires this webhook. More infos are in the description.

wpwh_call_action

(String) Register a custom WordPress hook callback. The value will be called as followed: do_action( $yourdefinedaction, $action_return_data, $request_data )

Connection examples

Get inspired on how to use the "Update download" action within our Easy Digital Downloads integrations. Down below you will find various examples with our other integrations.
When a website comment was deleted via The ProjectHuddle Logo for our WP Webhooks integration ProjectHuddle, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a Microsoft Power Automate webhook request was received via The Microsoft Power Automate Logo for our WP Webhooks integration Microsoft Power Automate, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When the database cache was cleared via The W3 Total Cache Logo for our WP Webhooks integration W3 Total Cache, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a subscription was cancelled via The WooCommerce Subscriptions Logo for our WP Webhooks integration WooCommerce Subscriptions, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a donation was cancelled via The GiveWP Logo for our WP Webhooks integration GiveWP, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a subscription status was updated via The WooCommerce Subscriptions Logo for our WP Webhooks integration WooCommerce Subscriptions, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a form was submitted via The WS Form Logo for our WP Webhooks integration WS Form, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a comment was updated via The WordPress Logo for our integration WordPress, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When an order was created via The Woocommerce Logo for our integration WooCommerce, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a profile photo was removed via The Ultimate Member Logo for our WP Webhooks integration Ultimate Member, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a coupon was created via The Woocommerce Logo for our integration WooCommerce, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a user was updated via The WP User Manager Logo for our WP Webhooks integration WP User Manager, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a form was submitted via The Fluent Forms Logo for our WP Webhooks integration Fluent Forms, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a form was submitted via The Elementor Logo for our WP Webhooks integration Elementor, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a donation was preapproved via The GiveWP Logo for our WP Webhooks integration GiveWP, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When the page cache was cleared via The WP-Optimize Logo for our WP Webhooks integration WP-Optimize, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a license was activated via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a donation failed via The GiveWP Logo for our WP Webhooks integration GiveWP, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a tag was removed via The WP Fusion Logo for our WP Webhooks integration WP Fusion, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a WordPress hook was fired via The WordPress Logo for our integration WordPress, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.
When a response was added to a ticket via The Fluent Support Logo for our WP Webhooks integration Fluent Support, update a download via The Easy Digital Downloads Logo for our integration Easy Digital Downloads.

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