function cdb_readKeys(pTable, pKeys, pRecordIDs, pTarget)


This function reads record(s) and returns only the keys requested from a record’s contents. Function may access multiple records from a table.


  • pTable (String) - The name or tableID of the specified table.
  • pKeys (String) - A comma delimited string where each item is a requested key of the record. (Do not include spaces between keys)
  • pRecordIDs (String) - A line delimited string where each line is the cdbRecordID of a record in the specified table.
  • pTarget (String) - The place to read the records, either "cloud" or "local".


(Array) – One or more cdbRecordIDs containing a partial record with only the keys requested in the input.

Additional Requirements

This API call requires internet access to make cloud calls.


local tTable, tKeys, tRecordIDs, tTarget, tOutputA

# Table name: clients
# Keys: firstName, lastName, age, income
# cdbRecordID: 87654321-abcd-1234-cdef-1234567890ab

put "clients" into tTable
put "age,income" into tKeys
put "87654321-abcd-1234-cdef-1234567890ab" into tRecordIDs
put "cloud" into tTarget

put cdb_readKeys(tTable,tKeys,tRecordIDs,tTarget) into tOutputA

# Output Array:
# tOutputA["87654321-abcd-1234-cdef-1234567890ab"]["age"] - 46
# tOutputA["87654321-abcd-1234-cdef-1234567890ab"]["income"] - 100000