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Structure of OData requests : Service URI and resource path in

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Service URI and resource path in

The service root and resource path of a request define the location of the service and the name of the OData-enabled Data Source definition (case insensitive).The OData tab of your Data Source definition provides this value in the Access URI field.
In the URL examples in this table,
<myserver> is the DNS name of the machine on which the server is installed.
<myds> is the name of your data source.
A request with just the Service URI and resource path returns a list of available entities, the $metadata parameter returns metadata on those entities, and an address that includes the plural entity name and a primary key value returns a single entity, as shown in the following examples:
Response contains:
The names of all entities in the schema
Example: https://mustng02:8443/api/odata/myds
The names, properties, data types, and relationships for all entities in the schema
Example: https://mustng02:8443/api/odata/myds/$metadata
A single entity
Example: https://mustng02:8443/api/odata/myds/ACCOUNTS('123')
A single entity from a particular Data Source in a Data Source group
Example: https://mustng02:8443/api/odata/myds/east_ACCOUNTS('123')