API Method user_get

This method’s default response returns the user account identified by the supplied authorization credentials.

This method can also provide sub-user account information if an optional user_id or email is supplied. Sub-user account visibility is limited to authorized primary user accounts.

Request Parameters

Name description
user_id The ID of the subuser account. (optional)
email The email address of the subuser account. (optional)

Example Request URL

https://www.eventbrite.com/xml/user_get?app_key=[APP_KEY]&user_key=[USER_KEY]&user_id=[ID_OF_USER]

Example Response

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
<user>
	<user_id>60640</id>
	<email>User email address</name>
	<first_name>john</first_name>
	<last_name>smith</last_name>
	<user_key>23456712234</user_key>
	<date_created>2009-01-01 13:00:00</date_created>
	<date_modified>2009-12-01 13:00:00</date_modified>
	<subusers>
		<subuser>
			<id>70567</id>
			<email>stone@hotmail.com</email>
		</subuser>
	</subusers>
	
</user>

Method-Specific Errors

More information about error-handling and common error messages are available in our error docs.

error_type error_message
Authentication Error The specified user was not found or the login credentials didn’t match.
Not found Error Invalid email and/or password.
Not found Error No User found for this User ID.
Not found Error No User found for this Email address.
User Error This sub-user can not be viewed by the current user.

Usage Notes

Authentication
required
Rate-limited
Yes
Output formats
JSON, XML

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