/config/{app}/flows/{flow}/locales/{locale}/mailTemplates/{template}/body

The GET method returns the body portion of the specified transactional email template, while the PUT method enables you to modify the email body. Transactional emails are emails automatically sent by the Identity Cloud in response to user actions; for example, when a user clicks the Forgot Password? link a resetPassword transactional email is sent to the specified email address. 

This endpoint includes the following methods:

  • GET
  • PUT

GET

Returns the body for this email template in the specified locale. The Accept header determines whether the text or html version is returned.

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

Request Headers

Parameter Type Required Description
accept string Yes Specifies the format for the returned data. Allowed values are:
  • text/plain
  • text/html

Sample Request (curl)

This command returns the body section of the registrationVerification email template associated with the documentation flow.


curl -G \
  -H 'Authorization: Basic c2dueXZ1czZwYzRqbTdraHIybmVxNWdzODlnYnIyZXE6d3Q0YzN1bjl3a2tjZnZ5a25xeDQ0eW5jNDc2YWZzNjg=' \
  https://v1.api.us.janrain.com/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr/flows/documentation/locales/en-US/mailTemplates/registrationVerification/body 

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Responses

200 OK

Response Example (text/plain)

Welcome to {*#settings*}{*&site_name*}{*/settings*}, {*#user*}{*&displayName*}{*/user*}! To complete your new registration, just click on or browse to the URL below to verify this email address

{*&email_verification_url*}

Response Example (text/html)


<p>
Welcome to {*#settings*}{*&site_name*}{*/settings*}, {*#user*}{*&displayName*}{*/user*}! To complete your new registration, just click on or browse to the URL below to verify this email address.
</p>
<p>
<a href=\"{*email_verification_url*}\">{*email_verification_url*}</a>
</p>

406 Not Acceptable

A GET request was made with an Accept header, or a PUT/POST request was made with a Content-Type header, that is invalid. Refer to the headers section of this method to see what types are acceptable.

Response Example (application/json)


{
  "errors": {
    "received": "application/json",
    "accepts": [
      "text/html",
      "text/plain"
    ]
  }
}

PUT

Description

Update the body for this email template in the specified locale. The Content-Type header determines whether the text or html version is updated.

Authentication

This endpoint supports Basic authentication. 

How to Create an Authentication String

Request Headers

Content-Type string required

Specify the format to modify. Allowed values are:

  • text/plain
  • text/html

Request Example (text/plain)

Welcome to {*#settings*}{*&site_name*}{*/settings*}, {*#user*}{*&displayName*}{*/user*}! To complete your new registration, just click on or browse to the URL below to verify this email address.

{*&email_verification_url*}

Request Example (text/html)


<p>
Welcome to {*#settings*}{*&site_name*}{*/settings*}, {*#user*}{*&displayName*}{*/user*}! To complete your new registration, just click on or browse to the URL below to verify this email address.
</p>
<p>
<a href=\"{*email_verification_url*}\">{*email_verification_url*}</a>
</p>

Sample Request (curl)

This command updates the body section of the registrationVerification email template associated with the documentation flow.


curl -X PUT \
  https://v1.api.us.janrain.com/config/htb8fuhxnf8e38jrzub3c7pfrr/flows/documentation/locales/en-US/mailTemplates/registrationVerification/body \
  -H 'Authorization: Basic c2dueXZ1czZwYzRqbTdraHIybmVxNWdzODlnYnIyZXE6d3Q0YzN1bjl3a2tjZnZ5a25xeDQ0eW5jNDc2YWZzNjg=' \
  -H 'Content-Type: text/plain' \
  -d '
Welcome to {*#settings*}{*site_name*}{*/settings*}, {*#user*}{*givenName*}{*/user*}! To complete your Identity Cloud registration, point your web browser towards the URL below and verify your email address.\n\n
{*email_verification_url*} 
'
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Responses

204 No Content

Successfully updated the subject.

406 Not Acceptable

A GET request was made with an Accept header, or a PUT/POST request was made with a Content-Type header, that is invalid. Refer to the headers section of this method to see what types are acceptable.

Response Example (application/json)


{
  "errors": {
    "received": "application/json",
    "accepts": [
      "text/html",
      "text/plain"
    ]
  }
}