Lock fields that are updated through API

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4 - Data Explorer
4 - Data Explorer

Is there a way to lock fields in a record that are updated through the API?

Use case:
We use the API to update the airtable according to certain parameters on our company servers/backend. These fields ideally need to be locked as the scripts on the backend/server side does searches for these fields and if they are accidentally changed the endpoint s missed.

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6 - Interface Innovator
6 - Interface Innovator

If you are talking about the field names, we typically add a symbol in front of the field. Ie: “⊣Name” It signifies that it is part of the integration and are a “do not change name” signifier.