Get a User

In this building block you will see how to get a User.

Example

Ensure the following variables are set to your required values using any convenient method:

Key Description
USER_ID The unique ID of the User.

Prerequisites

Use your existing application

You will need to use an existing Application and have a User in order to be able to get a User. See the Create Conversation building block for information on how to create an Application. See also the Create User building block on how to create a User.

Write the code

Add the following to get-user.sh:

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curl "https://api.nexmo.com/beta/users/$USER_ID" \
     -H 'Authorization: Bearer '$JWT\
     -H 'Content-Type: application/json'

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Run your code

Save this file to your machine and run it:

$ bash get-user.sh

Try it out

When you run the code you will get the specified User.