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Add Leads via FNM File

POST /import/fnm/lead

To import a lead from a FNM file, send an authorized POST request to  https://secure.setshape.com/api/import/fnm/lead


This API endpoint accepts FNM files named ”myfile” and must be a .fnm file extension.

Parameter — Attach your .fnm file to this parameter

Request Header

The authentication token should be passed in the request header for every API request. 

Content-Type: application/json


Upon success, the server returns HTTP codes and messages in the header with some additional elements and properties that are set by the server, such as id.

    "message": "Fnm imported successfully",
    "lead_id": 60787

How to Get Field Names

Field names can be found within your CRM System’s settings pages under: Settings > Marketing Sources > Edit Any Marketing Source > Campaign Source Post URL Instructions.


After navigating to the marketing sources settings page and opening up a campaign, scroll to the bottom of the page to the “Campaign Source Post URL Instructions” section. Here, you will find a searchable table with a breakdown of all of the field names available for use. These field names can also be exported to a CSV via the “Export” dropdown.