{"_id":"56b8c1c59fc0de1700b60a37","project":"569f9cf6650e1d1900f96b5b","user":"5582e90181672a3900bb4fc7","category":{"_id":"56b7af2a4b372d2100722c48","pages":["56b8c1a18a9e7c0d004bb180","56b8c1c59fc0de1700b60a37","56b8c921ddeb231700e69842"],"version":"569f9cf6650e1d1900f96b5e","__v":3,"project":"569f9cf6650e1d1900f96b5b","sync":{"url":"","isSync":false},"reference":false,"createdAt":"2016-02-07T20:55:06.303Z","from_sync":false,"order":8,"slug":"brand-methods","title":"Brand Methods"},"version":{"_id":"569f9cf6650e1d1900f96b5e","project":"569f9cf6650e1d1900f96b5b","__v":12,"createdAt":"2016-01-20T14:43:02.785Z","releaseDate":"2016-01-20T14:43:02.785Z","categories":["569f9cf7650e1d1900f96b5f","56abdd81d4432d1900eed235","56abe0558beeff0d003b8118","56ad2f8b1c09150d00a183a8","56ad4e1cd21f1b0d00fd2f97","56b00ad88f7a4f0d0029dc92","56b2432e9621f20d00efb2bd","56b25826147e900d00d6497a","56b7af2a4b372d2100722c48","56b8c4d938b1070d0028920f","56b8cdab14feef0d0082415d","58599813cf9e112d0032cdab"],"is_deprecated":false,"is_hidden":false,"is_beta":false,"is_stable":true,"codename":"","version_clean":"1.0.0","version":"1.0"},"__v":13,"githubsync":"","parentDoc":null,"updates":[],"next":{"pages":[],"description":""},"createdAt":"2016-02-08T16:26:45.839Z","link_external":false,"link_url":"","sync_unique":"","hidden":false,"api":{"examples":{"codes":[]},"results":{"codes":[]},"settings":"","auth":"required","params":[],"url":""},"isReference":false,"order":1,"body":"## Syntax \n[block:code]\n{\n  \"codes\": [\n    {\n      \"code\": \"{\\n    <credentials object>, \\n    \\\"criteria\\\": {\\n      \\\"company\\\": <company>, \\n      \\\"match\\\": <wildcard pattern>, \\n      \\\"deleted\\\": true | false\\n    } \\n    range:{\\n      \\\"first\\\": <number>,\\n      \\\"Limit\\\": <number> \\n}\",\n      \"language\": \"perl\",\n      \"name\": \"  \"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Request fields for search_brands\"\n}\n[/block]\nThe following fields can be used in the **search_brands** method:\n[block:parameters]\n{\n  \"data\": {\n    \"h-0\": \"Field name\",\n    \"h-1\": \"Obligation\",\n    \"h-2\": \"Definition/Value\",\n    \"0-0\": \"criteria\",\n    \"0-1\": \"Optional\",\n    \"0-2\": \"Narrows the search for brands. \\n\\nAllowed values are:\\n\\n  * **company**—The company in which to search for brands. If not specified, the requester's company is used.\\n\\n  * **deleted**—Specify whether the brand has been deleted or not. Allowed values are true and false.\\n\\n  * **match**—Specify a wildcard pattern to search for brand names. The ? wildcard matches a single character and the *wildcard matches a string of characters\",\n    \"1-0\": \"range\",\n    \"1-1\": \"Optional\",\n    \"1-2\": \"Restricts the number of results that are returned. Allowed values are:\\n\\n  * **first**—The 0-based index of the first result to return.\\n\\n  * **limit**—The maximum number of results to return.\"\n  },\n  \"cols\": 3,\n  \"rows\": 2\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Response fields for search_brands\"\n}\n[/block]\nThe following fields may be returned in response to the **search_brands** method:\n[block:parameters]\n{\n  \"data\": {\n    \"h-0\": \"Field name\",\n    \"h-1\": \"Obligation\",\n    \"h-2\": \"Description/Value\",\n    \"0-0\": \"brands\",\n    \"0-1\": \"Returned if **success = true**\",\n    \"0-2\": \"An array that contains an alphabetical list of the brands that meet the specified criteria and indicates the brands usage. \\n\\nDisplays the following:\\n\\n  * **brand**—The brand name.\\n\\n  * **counts**—The number of domains and users assigned this brand. Includes the following values: \\n\\n   * **domain**—The number of domains to which the brand is assigned.\\n   \\n   * **total**—The total number of domains and users to which the brand is assigned.\\n   \\n   * **user**—The number of users to which the brand is assigned.\",\n    \"1-0\": \"count\",\n    \"1-1\": \"Returned if **success = true**\",\n    \"1-2\": \"The number of brands returned in the response.\",\n    \"2-0\": \"error\",\n    \"2-1\": \"Returned if **success = false**\",\n    \"2-2\": \"A text string that explains the error.\",\n    \"3-0\": \"error_number\",\n    \"3-1\": \"Returned if **success = false**\",\n    \"3-2\": \"A number that represents the error.\",\n    \"4-0\": \"success\",\n    \"4-1\": \"Always returned\",\n    \"4-2\": \"Indicates whether the request was successful or not. Allowed values are **true** and **false**.\",\n    \"5-0\": \"total_count\",\n    \"5-1\": \"Returned if **success = true**\",\n    \"5-2\": \"The total number of brands that meet the criteria specified in the request.\\n\\n**Note**: If **range** is specified in the request, this value may be larger than the value of **count**.\"\n  },\n  \"cols\": 3,\n  \"rows\": 6\n}\n[/block]\n\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Examples for search_brands\"\n}\n[/block]\n## Example 1\n\nRetrieves all brands in the requester's company.\n\n**Request** \n[block:code]\n{\n  \"codes\": [\n    {\n      \"code\": \"{\\n  \\\"credentials\\\": {\\n    \\\"user\\\": \\\"company_admin:::at:::example.com\\\",\\n    \\\"password\\\": \\\"sw0rdf1sh\\\"\\n  }\\n}\",\n      \"language\": \"perl\",\n      \"name\": \"  \"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n**Response** \n[block:code]\n{\n  \"codes\": [\n    {\n      \"code\": \"{\\n  \\\"success\\\": true,\\n  \\\"brands\\\": [\\n    {\\n      \\\"brand\\\": \\\"Example Co Brand\\\",\\n      \\\"counts\\\": {\\n        \\\"domain\\\": 0,\\n        \\\"user\\\": 0,\\n        \\\"total\\\": 0\\n\\t\\t\\t} \\n\\t\\t},\\n    {\\n      \\\"brand\\\": \\\"Example Co Test Brand\\\",\\n      \\\"counts\\\": {\\n        \\\"domain\\\": 0,\\n        \\\"user\\\": 0,\\n        \\\"total\\\": 0\\n\\t\\t\\t} \\n\\t\\t}\\n  ],\\n  \\\"count\\\": 2,\\n  \\\"total_count\\\": 2\\n}\",\n      \"language\": \"perl\",\n      \"name\": \"  \"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n## Example 2\n\nRetrieves all brands that contain \"Test\" in the brand name.\n\n**Request** \n[block:code]\n{\n  \"codes\": [\n    {\n      \"code\": \"{\\n  \\\"credentials\\\": {\\n    \\\"user\\\": \\\"company_admin@example.com\\\",\\n    \\\"password\\\": \\\"sw0rdf1sh\\\"\\n  },\\n  \\\"criteria\\\": {\\n    \\\"match\\\": \\\"*Test*\\\"\\n  } \\n}\",\n      \"language\": \"perl\",\n      \"name\": \"  \"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n**Response** \n[block:code]\n{\n  \"codes\": [\n    {\n      \"code\": \"{\\n  \\\"success\\\": true,\\n  \\\"brands\\\": [\\n    {\\n      \\\"brand\\\": \\\"Example Co Test Brand\\\",\\n      \\\"counts\\\": {\\n        \\\"domain\\\": 0,\\n        \\\"user\\\": 0,\\n        \\\"total\\\": 0\\n\\t\\t\\t} \\n\\t\\t}\\n  ],\\n  \\\"count\\\": 1,\\n  \\\"total_count\\\": 1\\n}\",\n      \"language\": \"perl\",\n      \"name\": \"  \"\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]","excerpt":"The **search_brands** method retrieves a list of brands in a company.","slug":"search_brands","type":"basic","title":"search_brands"}

search_brands

The **search_brands** method retrieves a list of brands in a company.

## Syntax [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "{\n <credentials object>, \n \"criteria\": {\n \"company\": <company>, \n \"match\": <wildcard pattern>, \n \"deleted\": true | false\n } \n range:{\n \"first\": <number>,\n \"Limit\": <number> \n}", "language": "perl", "name": " " } ] } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Request fields for search_brands" } [/block] The following fields can be used in the **search_brands** method: [block:parameters] { "data": { "h-0": "Field name", "h-1": "Obligation", "h-2": "Definition/Value", "0-0": "criteria", "0-1": "Optional", "0-2": "Narrows the search for brands. \n\nAllowed values are:\n\n * **company**—The company in which to search for brands. If not specified, the requester's company is used.\n\n * **deleted**—Specify whether the brand has been deleted or not. Allowed values are true and false.\n\n * **match**—Specify a wildcard pattern to search for brand names. The ? wildcard matches a single character and the *wildcard matches a string of characters", "1-0": "range", "1-1": "Optional", "1-2": "Restricts the number of results that are returned. Allowed values are:\n\n * **first**—The 0-based index of the first result to return.\n\n * **limit**—The maximum number of results to return." }, "cols": 3, "rows": 2 } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Response fields for search_brands" } [/block] The following fields may be returned in response to the **search_brands** method: [block:parameters] { "data": { "h-0": "Field name", "h-1": "Obligation", "h-2": "Description/Value", "0-0": "brands", "0-1": "Returned if **success = true**", "0-2": "An array that contains an alphabetical list of the brands that meet the specified criteria and indicates the brands usage. \n\nDisplays the following:\n\n * **brand**—The brand name.\n\n * **counts**—The number of domains and users assigned this brand. Includes the following values: \n\n * **domain**—The number of domains to which the brand is assigned.\n \n * **total**—The total number of domains and users to which the brand is assigned.\n \n * **user**—The number of users to which the brand is assigned.", "1-0": "count", "1-1": "Returned if **success = true**", "1-2": "The number of brands returned in the response.", "2-0": "error", "2-1": "Returned if **success = false**", "2-2": "A text string that explains the error.", "3-0": "error_number", "3-1": "Returned if **success = false**", "3-2": "A number that represents the error.", "4-0": "success", "4-1": "Always returned", "4-2": "Indicates whether the request was successful or not. Allowed values are **true** and **false**.", "5-0": "total_count", "5-1": "Returned if **success = true**", "5-2": "The total number of brands that meet the criteria specified in the request.\n\n**Note**: If **range** is specified in the request, this value may be larger than the value of **count**." }, "cols": 3, "rows": 6 } [/block] [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Examples for search_brands" } [/block] ## Example 1 Retrieves all brands in the requester's company. **Request** [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "{\n \"credentials\": {\n \"user\": \"company_admin@example.com\",\n \"password\": \"sw0rdf1sh\"\n }\n}", "language": "perl", "name": " " } ] } [/block] **Response** [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "{\n \"success\": true,\n \"brands\": [\n {\n \"brand\": \"Example Co Brand\",\n \"counts\": {\n \"domain\": 0,\n \"user\": 0,\n \"total\": 0\n\t\t\t} \n\t\t},\n {\n \"brand\": \"Example Co Test Brand\",\n \"counts\": {\n \"domain\": 0,\n \"user\": 0,\n \"total\": 0\n\t\t\t} \n\t\t}\n ],\n \"count\": 2,\n \"total_count\": 2\n}", "language": "perl", "name": " " } ] } [/block] ## Example 2 Retrieves all brands that contain "Test" in the brand name. **Request** [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "{\n \"credentials\": {\n \"user\": \"company_admin@example.com\",\n \"password\": \"sw0rdf1sh\"\n },\n \"criteria\": {\n \"match\": \"*Test*\"\n } \n}", "language": "perl", "name": " " } ] } [/block] **Response** [block:code] { "codes": [ { "code": "{\n \"success\": true,\n \"brands\": [\n {\n \"brand\": \"Example Co Test Brand\",\n \"counts\": {\n \"domain\": 0,\n \"user\": 0,\n \"total\": 0\n\t\t\t} \n\t\t}\n ],\n \"count\": 1,\n \"total_count\": 1\n}", "language": "perl", "name": " " } ] } [/block]