, name='file.json', expires_at='DEFAULT', client=None, **json_kwargs)[source]

Store a JSON-serializable object in a Civis File


The object to be JSON-serialized and stored in a Civis File

namestr, optional

The name of the Civis File

expires_atstr, optional

The date and time the file will expire. If not specified, the file will expire in 30 days. To keep a file indefinitely, specify None. To specify a date and time, format it by the ISO 8601 standard, e.g., "2020-12-31", "2020-12-31T23:03:40Z", and what the isoformat() method returns from a or datetime.datetime object.

clientcivis.APIClient, optional

If not provided, an civis.APIClient object will be created from the CIVIS_API_KEY.


Additional keyword arguments will be passed directly to json.dump().


The integer ID of the new Civis File object