Ebay workflow for Ending a listing early

Ending a multi-variation listing is quite complicated. Many parameters needs to be checked before calling EndItem API. Flowchart below helps in understanding the flow involved-


– How do I know if an Item is a variation one?

If GetItem API returns <Variations> tag, then it is a multi-variant listing

– How do I get quantity of a variation listing?

Inside <Variation> tag, there are <Quantity> and <QuantitySold> tags. Subtract the two to get available quantity

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