GET /api/groups/{GroupID}/settings

Retrieves information about the settings for the specified group; for example, whether ratings are supported for the group.

Authorization Roles/Permissions: Anyone can use this operation; login is not required. However, note that for any operations that do not require login, information about private resources is not returned unless the user is logged in and is authorized to view information about those resources. Without login, only public information is returned.

This topic includes the following sections:

HTTP Method

GET

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URL

https://{hostname}/api/groups/{GroupID}/settings

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Sample Request

The example below shows a request for the settings for the specified group.

Request URL

https://{hostname}/api/groups/group19212.acmepaymentscorp/settings

Sample request headers

Status Code: 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2013 21:10:18 GMT

Sample request body

Not applicable.

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Request Headers

For general information on request header values, refer to HTTP Request Headers.

Header Description
Accept

application/json, application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v71+json, application/vnd.soa.v71+xml

application/vnd.soa.v72+json, application/vnd.soa.v72+xml

application/vnd.soa.v80+json, application/vnd.soa.v80+xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json, application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

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Request Parameters

Parameter Parm Type Data Type Required Description
GroupID Path string Required The unique ID for a specific group.

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Response

If successful, this operation returns HTTP status code 200, with information about the group settings.

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Sample Response

The sample response below shows successful completion of this operation.

Sample response headers: application/json

Status Code: 200 OK
Content-Type: application/json
Date: Thu, 13 Jun 2013 21:10:18 GMT

Sample response body: application/json

{
  "GroupBoardSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "GroupRatingsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled",
  "GroupReviewsSupport" : "com.soa.feature.enabled"
}

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Sample response headers: application/xml

Content-Type: application/xml

Sample response body: application/xml

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<GroupSettings xmlns="http://soa.com/xsd/group/1.0">
  <GroupBoardSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</GroupBoardSupport>
  <GroupRatingsSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</GroupRatingsSupport>
  <GroupReviewsSupport>com.soa.feature.enabled</GroupReviewsSupport>
</GroupSettings>

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Response Headers

For general information on response header values, refer to HTTP Response Headers.

Header Description
Content-Type

application/json, application/xml

application/vnd.soa.v71+json, application/vnd.soa.v71+xml

application/vnd.soa.v72+json, application/vnd.soa.v72+xml

application/vnd.soa.v80+json, application/vnd.soa.v80+xml

application/vnd.soa.v81+json, application/vnd.soa.v81+xml

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Response Body

Name Type Description
GroupSettings GroupSettings Provides information about the settings for the specified group.

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Error Codes/Messages

If the call is unsuccessful an error code/message is returned. One or more examples of possible errors for this operation are shown below.

Item Value
405 Method Not Allowed. For example, you might get this if you specified an invalid Accept header or omitted a required Content-Type header.
500 An error occurred processing the call.

More information about Akana API Platform API error messages.

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