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Retrieves information about a user, the result is only limited to what the callee has access to view. It supports Fields Query Parameter with the userRooms field, that returns the rooms that the user is part of.

URL Requires Auth HTTP Method
/api/v1/users.info yes GET

Query Parameters

Argument Example Required Description
userId or username BsNr28znDkG8aeo7W Required The id or username of the user.

Other Users Example Call

curl -H "X-Auth-Token: 9HqLlyZOugoStsXCUfD_0YdwnNnunAJF8V47U3QHXSq" \
     -H "X-User-Id: aobEdbYhXfu5hkeqG" \
     http://localhost:3000/api/v1/users.info?userId=BsNr28znDkG8aeo7W

Example Result Regular User Callee

{
  "user": {
    "_id": "nSYqWzZ4GsKTX4dyK",
    "type": "user",
    "status": "offline",
    "active": true,
    "name": "Example User",
    "utcOffset": 0,
    "username": "example"
  },
  "success": true
}

Example Result Admin Callee that requests user’s rooms

curl -H "X-Auth-Token: 9HqLlyZOugoStsXCUfD_0YdwnNnunAJF8V47U3QHXSq" \
     -H "X-User-Id: aobEdbYhXfu5hkeqG" \
     http://localhost:3000/api/v1/users.info?userId=BsNr28znDkG8aeo7W&fields={"userRooms": 1}
{
  "user": {
    "_id": "nSYqWzZ4GsKTX4dyK",
    "createdAt": "2016-12-07T15:47:46.861Z",
    "services": {
      "password": {
        "bcrypt": ...
      },
      "email": {
        "verificationTokens": [
          {
            "token": "...",
            "address": "example@example.com",
            "when": "2016-12-07T15:47:46.930Z"
          }
        ]
      },
      "resume": {
        "loginTokens": [
          {
            "when": "2016-12-07T15:47:47.334Z",
            "hashedToken": "..."
          }
        ]
      }
    },
    "emails": [
      {
        "address": "example@example.com",
        "verified": true
      }
    ],
    "type": "user",
    "status": "offline",
    "active": true,
    "roles": [
      "user"
    ],
    "name": "Example User",
    "lastLogin": "2016-12-08T00:22:15.167Z",
    "statusConnection": "offline",
    "utcOffset": 0,
    "username": "example",
     "rooms": [
        {
            "_id": "PoffwDEebAwcmS5A8",
            "rid": "GENERAL",
            "name": "general",
            "t": "c"
        },
        {
            "_id": "hr93s8GcJedZbkeaH",
            "rid": "oaqXoFLru3YLuau2J",
            "name": "test",
            "t": "c",
            "roles": [
                "owner"
            ]
        }
    ]
  },
  "success": true
}

Change Log

Version Description
0.70.0 Added rooms property to response if the user request it and has the view-other-user-channels permission
0.49.0 Updated to support userId or username
0.48.0 Renamed to users.info
0.35.0 Added as user.info