Performs a batch update on a Firestore document

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Performs a batch update on a Firestore document

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// Get a new write batch.
batch := client.Batch()

// Set the value of "NYC".
nycRef := client.Collection("cities").Doc("NYC")
batch.Set(nycRef, map[string]interface{}{
	"name": "New York City",

// Update the population of "SF".
sfRef := client.Collection("cities").Doc("SF")
batch.Set(sfRef, map[string]interface{}{
	"population": 1000000,
}, firestore.MergeAll)

// Delete the city "LA".
laRef := client.Collection("cities").Doc("LA")

// Commit the batch.
_, err := batch.Commit(ctx)
if err != nil {
	// Handle any errors in an appropriate way, such as returning them.
	log.Printf("An error has occurred: %s", err)


// Get a new write batch
WriteBatch batch = db.batch();

// Set the value of 'NYC'
DocumentReference nycRef = db.collection("cities").document("NYC");
batch.set(nycRef, new City());

// Update the population of 'SF'
DocumentReference sfRef = db.collection("cities").document("SF");
batch.update(sfRef, "population", 1000000L);

// Delete the city 'LA'
DocumentReference laRef = db.collection("cities").document("LA");

// asynchronously commit the batch
ApiFuture<List<WriteResult>> future = batch.commit();
// ...
// future.get() blocks on batch commit operation
for (WriteResult result : future.get()) {
  System.out.println("Update time : " + result.getUpdateTime());


// Get a new write batch
const batch = db.batch();

// Set the value of 'NYC'
const nycRef = db.collection('cities').doc('NYC');
batch.set(nycRef, {name: 'New York City'});

// Update the population of 'SF'
const sfRef = db.collection('cities').doc('SF');
batch.update(sfRef, {population: 1000000});

// Delete the city 'LA'
const laRef = db.collection('cities').doc('LA');

// Commit the batch
await batch.commit();


$batch = $db->batch();

# Set the data for NYC
$nycRef = $db->collection('samples/php/cities')->document('NYC');
$batch->set($nycRef, [
    'name' => 'New York City'

# Update the population for SF
$sfRef = $db->collection('samples/php/cities')->document('SF');
$batch->update($sfRef, [
    ['path' => 'population', 'value' => 1000000]

# Delete LA
$laRef = $db->collection('samples/php/cities')->document('LA');

# Commit the batch


batch = db.batch()

# Set the data for NYC
nyc_ref = db.collection(u'cities').document(u'NYC')
batch.set(nyc_ref, {u'name': u'New York City'})

# Update the population for SF
sf_ref = db.collection(u'cities').document(u'SF')
batch.update(sf_ref, {u'population': 1000000})

# Delete DEN
den_ref = db.collection(u'cities').document(u'DEN')

# Commit the batch


firestore.batch do |b|
  # Set the data for NYC
  b.set "#{collection_path}/NYC", { name: "New York City" }

  # Update the population for SF
  b.update "#{collection_path}/SF", { population: 1_000_000 }

  # Delete LA
  b.delete "#{collection_path}/LA"

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