App canvas initialization for apps with an
ASSAY_RUN canvas feature responding to webhooks will no longer receive a
canvasId as part of the payload.
These changes are effective March 3rd 2023.
Previously, the app canvas initialization experience was inconsistent depending on the
features specified by the developer in the app’s manifest. For
ASSAY_RUN features, Benchling would automatically create an app canvas internally, and send a
v2-alpha.canvas.interaction webhook containing the created
Moving forward, Benchling will allow the app to create the canvas, and will send a
v0-beta.canvas.initialized webhook that will no longer contain a
Users should POST a new canvas to the target
resourceId of the assay run. Previously, they were able to
PATCH a canvas that was created automatically as part of this process.
The updated canvas payloads and experience will be available starting March 3rd 2023.