Area: Episerver Product Recommendations
Applies to versions: 1.0 and higher (Personalization API)

Response message

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The response has a property called status with value OK for successful requests, fail when an error occurs, or warning when some errors are found but a useful result can be returned. If a fail status is returned, a fatal error occurred and the request could not be fulfilled; as a consequence, no product recommendations are included in the response.

The API returns the following information to the client:

Parameters Description
status The status of the request (e.g., OK, fail, warning).
"errors": […]
  code Error code
  message Explanation of the error.
"warnings": […]
{"warning": "A warning message."}
"smartRecs": […]
info AB test info

Failure response

If status is equal to fail or warning, then an errors element is returned after the status property. The value is a list of the errors or warnings encountered. Example:

  "status" : "fail",
  "errors" : [
			"message" : "Json Parsing exception: Malformed JSON. Unexpected
		         character ('{' (code 123)): was expecting double-quote to start field 
		         name at character offset 1."

Successful response

In case the status is different from fail, a successful response is returned.


  "status" : "OK",
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Last updated: Nov 06, 2017

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