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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  1. Which technological structure is used within Reeleezee API?
    • Reeleezee API is based on REST Architectural style. To know more please click on this link.
  2. How to Login in to Reeleezee API?
    • Login process of Reeleezee API is very easy. Consumers can obtain Login Credentials from the Reeleezee Administration and use same credentials to login in API. One must make sure that credentials are backed up with correct permission. Login process is also having Basic Authentication process.
  3. What is Basic Authentication?
    • Basic Authentication is a standard authentication system where user provides username and password (login credentials) as a Base 64 string header. This process is repeated for each call of API request and the transmission of credentials is encrypted over SSL and use of the “Authorization” header is ubiquitous in HTTP clients and systems.
  4. How to call Reeleezee API?
    • Please read about calling Reeleezee API on this link
  5. What specification are followed while constructing Reeleezee API?
    • Reeleezee API followsData V4 specifications.
  6. How to traverse through multiple system queries for data retrieval?
    • A request URI can be created with multiple system query options to fetch specific data with specific level/property expansion.
      <em>$expand=Entity(</em><strong>$select=</strong><em>id,AdditionalName;</em><strong>$expand=</strong><em>Language/$ref,AddressList($select=Type))</em></li>
      
      
  7. How to work with Filtration?
    • OData provides flexibility to filter the data retrieval as per the need. To achieve this, when a request URI is specified with a $filter system query option, it returns the results set of matching filter criteria. See Example in this section
  8. How to deal with Paging in Reeleezee API?
    • To retrieve certain amount of data at a time OData supports the $top and $skip system query options which can be combined with other system query options. The $top system query option can be used to fetch specified top records.See detailed example and explanation here:
  9. Does Reeleezee API result output support Sorting of records?
    • Yes Reeleezee API do support Sorting. To retrieve the data in specific order of particular field of collection, OData offers $orderby system query option. By specifying the column, and order preference i.e. ascending or descending, one can achieve the same.Example: Request a list of products ordered by the salesprice descending:
      /api/v1/products?$orderby=SalesPrice desc</li>
      
      
  10. How to perform grouping on records retrieved using Reeleezee API?
    • We advise to navigate this link for correct understanding of Reeleezee API’s grouping