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Method: datafeeds.fetchnow

Invokes a fetch for the datafeed in your Merchant Center account. If you need to call this method more than once per day, we recommend you use the Products service to update your product data.

HTTP request

POST https://shoppingcontent.googleapis.com/content/v2.1/{merchantId}/datafeeds/{datafeedId}/fetchNow

Path parameters



The ID of the account that manages the datafeed. This account cannot be a multi-client account.



The ID of the datafeed to be fetched.

Request body

The request body must be empty.

Response body

If successful, the response body contains data with the following structure:

JSON representation
  "kind": string


Identifies what kind of resource this is. Value: the fixed string



Authorization Scopes

Requires one of the following OAuth scopes:

  • https://www.googleapis.com/auth/content

For more information, see the OAuth 2.0 Overview.