Flow Actions

https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID

Below are the various requests that can be performed against the Flow resource, as well as the expected parameters and the potential responses.

Clear Storage Entries

Clear all storage entries

Method And Url

DELETE https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/storage

Authentication

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Application, all.Organization, all.User, flow.*, or flow.clearStorageEntries.

Request Path Components

Path Component Description Example
APPLICATION_ID ID associated with the application 575ec8687ae143cd83dc4a97
FLOW_ID ID associated with the flow 575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6

Request Headers

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Curl Example

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X DELETE \
    https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/storage

Successful Responses

Code Type Description
200 Workflow Storage Entries The current storage entries

Error Responses

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if flow was not found

Delete

Deletes a flow

Method And Url

DELETE https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID

Authentication

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Application, all.Organization, all.User, flow.*, or flow.delete.

Request Path Components

Path Component Description Example
APPLICATION_ID ID associated with the application 575ec8687ae143cd83dc4a97
FLOW_ID ID associated with the flow 575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6

Request Headers

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Curl Example

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X DELETE \
    https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID

Successful Responses

Code Type Description
200 Success If flow was successfully deleted

Error Responses

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if flow was not found

Get

Retrieves information on a flow

Method And Url

GET https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID

Authentication

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Application, all.Application.read, all.Organization, all.Organization.read, all.User, all.User.read, flow.*, or flow.get.

Request Path Components

Path Component Description Example
APPLICATION_ID ID associated with the application 575ec8687ae143cd83dc4a97
FLOW_ID ID associated with the flow 575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6

Request Query Parameters

Name Required Description Default Example
includeCustomNodes N If the result of the request should also include the details of any custom nodes referenced by the returned workflows false includeCustomNodes=true

Request Headers

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Curl Example

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X GET \
    https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID

Successful Responses

Code Type Description
200 Workflow Flow information

Error Responses

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if flow was not found

Get Log Entries

Retrieve the recent log entries about runs of this workflow

Method And Url

GET https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/logs

Authentication

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Application, all.Application.read, all.Organization, all.Organization.read, all.User, all.User.read, flow.*, or flow.log.

Request Path Components

Path Component Description Example
APPLICATION_ID ID associated with the application 575ec8687ae143cd83dc4a97
FLOW_ID ID associated with the flow 575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6

Request Query Parameters

Name Required Description Default Example
limit N Max log entries to return (ordered by time descending) 1 limit=10
since N Look for log entries since this time (ms since epoch) since=1465790400000

Request Headers

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Curl Example

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X GET \
    https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/logs

Successful Responses

Code Type Description
200 Workflow Log Recent log entries

Error Responses

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if device was not found

Get Storage Entries

Gets the current values in persistent storage

Method And Url

GET https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/storage

Authentication

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Application, all.Application.read, all.Organization, all.Organization.read, all.User, all.User.read, flow.*, or flow.getStorageEntries.

Request Path Components

Path Component Description Example
APPLICATION_ID ID associated with the application 575ec8687ae143cd83dc4a97
FLOW_ID ID associated with the flow 575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6

Request Headers

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Curl Example

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X GET \
    https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/storage

Successful Responses

Code Type Description
200 Workflow Storage Entries The current storage entries

Error Responses

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if flow was not found

Patch

Updates information about a flow

Method And Url

PATCH https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID

Authentication

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Application, all.Organization, all.User, flow.*, or flow.patch.

Request Path Components

Path Component Description Example
APPLICATION_ID ID associated with the application 575ec8687ae143cd83dc4a97
FLOW_ID ID associated with the flow 575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6

Request Query Parameters

Name Required Description Default Example
includeCustomNodes N If the result of the request should also include the details of any custom nodes referenced by the returned workflows false includeCustomNodes=true

Request Headers

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Request Body

The body of the request should be serialized JSON that validates against the Workflow Patch schema. For example, the following would be a valid body for this request:

{
  "name": "My Updated Workflow",
  "description": "Description of my updated workflow",
  "enabled": false
}

Curl Example

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X PATCH \
    -d '{"name":"My Updated Workflow","description":"Description of my updated workflow","enabled":false}' \
    https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID

Successful Responses

Code Type Description
200 Workflow Updated flow information

Error Responses

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if flow is not found

Press Virtual Button

Presses the specified virtual button on the flow

Method And Url

POST https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/virtualButton

Authentication

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Application, all.Organization, all.User, flow.*, or flow.pressVirtualButton.

Request Path Components

Path Component Description Example
APPLICATION_ID ID associated with the application 575ec8687ae143cd83dc4a97
FLOW_ID ID associated with the flow 575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6

Request Headers

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Request Body

The body of the request should be serialized JSON that validates against the Virtual Button Press schema. For example, the following would be a valid body for this request:

{
  "key": "575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6-SJaEw_dV",
  "payload": {
    "some": "data"
  }
}

Curl Example

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X POST \
    -d '{"key":"575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6-SJaEw_dV","payload":{"some":"data"}}' \
    https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/virtualButton

Successful Responses

Code Type Description
200 Success Virtual button was pressed

Error Responses

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if flow was not found

Set Storage Entry

Sets a storage value

Method And Url

PATCH https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/storage

Authentication

A valid api access token is required to access this endpoint. The token must include at least one of the following scopes: all.Application, all.Organization, all.User, flow.*, or flow.setStorageEntry.

Request Path Components

Path Component Description Example
APPLICATION_ID ID associated with the application 575ec8687ae143cd83dc4a97
FLOW_ID ID associated with the flow 575ed18f7ae143cd83dc4aa6

Request Headers

Name Required Description Default
Authorization Y The token for authenticating the request, prepended with Bearer

Request Body

The body of the request should be serialized JSON that validates against the Workflow Storage Entry schema. For example, the following would be a valid body for this request:

{
  "key": "myStorageKey",
  "value": 12
}

Curl Example

curl -H 'Content-Type: application/json' \
    -H 'Accept: application/json' \
    -H 'Authorization: Bearer YOUR_API_ACCESS_TOKEN' \
    -X PATCH \
    -d '{"key":"myStorageKey","value":12}' \
    https://api.losant.com/applications/APPLICATION_ID/flows/FLOW_ID/storage

Successful Responses

Code Type Description
200 Success Value was successfully stored

Error Responses

Code Type Description
400 Error Error if malformed request
404 Error Error if flow was not found