Individual Library Files

Use this endpoint to retrieve (GET) and update (PUT) information for a specific Library file, and to DELETE one or more files. To create (POST) a file, use the Library File Collection POST method.

Methods:

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GET PUT DELETE

DescriptionTOP

Privileges required: mylibrary:file:read

Retrieve a MyLibrary file using the fileId path parameter.

GET: https://api.constantcontact.com/v2/library/files/{fileId}

Test API

name

type

default

description

api_key

query

REQUIRED; The API key for the application

fileId

path

Specifies the MyLibrary file for which to retrieve information

Response CodesTOP

code

description

200

Request was successful

401

Authentication failure

404

File with the supplied ID was not found

406

Unsupported Accept Header value, must be application/json

500

Internal server error occurred

StructureTOP

property

type(max length)

description

created_date

string

Date the file was added to MyLibrary, in ISO-8601 format

description

string (100)

Description of the file provided by user

file_type

string

Specifies the file type, valid values are: JPEG, JPG, GIF, PDF, PNG

folder

string (80)

Name of the folder the file is in

folder_id

string

Unique ID of the folder the file is in

height

integer

The height in pixels of the image

id

string

Unique ID for the file

is_image

boolean

Identifies whether the file is an image (true) or not (false)

modified_date

string

Date the file was last updated in MyLibrary, in ISO-8601 format

name

string (80)

Filename and extension

size

integer

The size of the file (in bytes)

source

string

Indicate the source of the original file; image files can be uploaded from the following sources

  • MyComputer
  • Facebook - MyLibrary Plus customers only
  • Instagram - MyLibrary Plus customers only
  • Shutterstock
  • Mobile

status

string

Indicates the file status:

  • Active - file is available for use
  • Processing - file is in the process of being uploaded to account
  • Uploaded - file has been uploaded, but not yet available for use
  • VirusFound - virus scan during upload detected a virus, upload cancelled
  • Failed - file upload failed
  • Deleted - file was deleted from MyLibrary

+ thumbnail

array

Thumbnail image of the file

url

string

The URL of the file

width

integer

The width (in pixels) of the image

Example ResponseTOP

{
    "name": "IMG_0261.JPG",
    "id": "4",
    "description": "chocolates",
    "folder": "Images",
    "height": 600,
    "width": 800,
    "size": 68825,
    "url": "https://origin.ih.l1.constantcontact.com/fs115/1100310339939/img/4.jpg",
    "source": "MyComputer",
    "status": "Active",
    "thumbnail": {
        "url": "https://origin.ih.l1.constantcontact.com/fs115/1100310339939/img/4.jpg",
        "height": 150,
        "width": 200
    },
    "created_date": "2013-06-19T11:36:43.000-04:00",
    "modified_date": "2013-08-23T12:54:17.000-04:00",
    "folder_id": null,
    "is_image": true,
    "file_type": "JPG"
}