View a Form

Endpoint URL: {identityDomain} /config/{appId} /flows/{flow} /forms/{form}


Description

Returns detailed information about the specified form.  Forms are containers for fields, and play a large role in dictating the information presented to users during activities such as login and registration.


URI Parameters

ParameterTypeRequiredDescription
formstringYesThe form name.
 


API Client Permissions

The following table indicates the API clients that can (and the API clients that can't) be used to call this endpoint:

owner
access_issuer
direct_access
direct_read_access
login_client
Yes
No
Yes
No
No


Authentication

This endpoint supports Basic authentication. 

How to Create an Authentication String


Base URL

The base URL for this endpoint is your Configuration API domain followed by /config/ followed by your application ID. For example, if you are in the US region and your application ID is htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr, then your base URL would be:


https://v1.api.us.janrain.com/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr

Allowed regions are:

  • us 
  • eu 
  • au 
  • sa 
  • cn
  • sg


Sample Request (curl)

This command returns information about the registrationForm form associated with the documentation flow.


curl -G \
  https://v1.api.us.janrain.com/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr/flows/documentation/forms/signInForm \
  -H 'Authorization: Basic c2dueXZ1czZwYzRqbTdraHIybmVxNWdzODlnYnIyZXE6d3Q0YzN1bjl3a2tjZnZ5a25xeDQ0eW5jNDc2YWZzNjg='

      Running this command in Postman


Responses

200 OK

Response Example (application/json)

{
    "_self": "/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr/flows/documentation/forms/signInForm",
    "action": "traditionalSignin",
    "fields": [
      {
        "_self": "/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr/flows/documentation/fields/signInEmailAddress",
        "name": "signInEmailAddress",
        "required": true     },
      {
       "_self": "/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr/flows/documentation/fields/currentPassword",
       "name": "currentPassword",
       "required": false
      }
    ] 
} 

404 Not Found

Form could not be found. Please check the value and try again.

Response Example (application/json)


{
  "errors": "Form not found."
}