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JSON format for the Authentication API

This page provides technical information about the JSON format used with our authentication API. See the reference page for an explanation of the service and the data model that this JSON format represents. There is also an XML version of this format.

Technical specification

MIME type


Put this MIME type in the Accept header of your HTTP requests to get reponses in this JSON format.


This format is formally defined by a Draft-4 JSON schema:

Version history

2015-03-27: Initial version

(Numbered version 2 to match the XML counterpart.)

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