Identity Management

GET /user/{userId}/trigger/{trigger}

Requires authentication with server access token.

Trigger a new password or verify email email from Schibsted account to the user's primary email address.

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GET /api/2/user/{userId}/trigger/{trigger}


required path parameter

The user's uuid or userId (not to be mistaken with the deprecated id).


required path parameter

What kind of email trigger to send. Currently only two options:

  • emailverification - Sends an email to the user, asking them to verify their email address.
  • newpassword - Sends an email to the user with a link to create a new password. The password reset link is valid for 24 hours.



Where to redirect the user after completing triggered action.

Example request

Minimal example
curl -G \
   -H "Authorization: Bearer [access token]"
With all parameters
curl -G \
   -H "Authorization: Bearer [access token]" \
   -d "redirectUri="


This endpoint supports the JSON and JSON-P response formats.

Success: 201 Created

Returns an indication of whether or not the trigger was sent successfully.

Success indicator



Failure cases

Some HTTP response codes are used for multiple error situations. There is no consistent way to tell these apart, but the error object will contain a textual explanation of the reason for the error. For explanation on OAuth related failures and errors see OAuth authentication failures.

  • 401 Unauthorized You don't have administration rights for this client.
  • 401 Unauthorized Your client doesn't have administration rights for this client.
  • 403 Forbidden Client is not authorized to access this API endpoint. Contact Schibsted account to request access.
  • 403 Forbidden Requesting IP is not whitelisted
  • 403 Forbidden Access token rejected
  • 404 Not Found Unknown client ID
  • 404 Not Found Client ID mismatch. The client making the request is no the owner of this resource, and does not have administrative privileges for it.
  • 420 Request Ratelimit exceeded

Sample response

  "success": true
  "success": true


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