I would like to know if it is possible to insert or update records using a SOQL query in the REST API. thanks

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SOQL is inherently read-only. It cannot be used to update records in any context.

You can manipulate records by sending appropriate HTTP requests to the relevant REST API resources for adding, updating, and deleting sObjects.

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