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List a User's Conversations

In this code snippet you will see how to get a list of Conversations a User is associated with.

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 containing at least one Conversation and one User in order to see a list of a User's Conversations. See the Create Conversation code snippet for information on how to create an Application and a Conversation. See also the Create User code snippet on how to create a User.

Write the code

Add the following to list-user-conversations.sh:

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

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Run your code

Save this file to your machine and run it:

bash list-user-conversations.sh

Prerequisites

Use your existing application

You will need to use an existing Application containing at least one Conversation and one User in order to see a list of a User's Conversations. See the Create Conversation code snippet for information on how to create an Application and a Conversation. See also the Create User code snippet on how to create a User.

Install dependencies

npm install nexmo@beta
Initialize your dependencies

Create a file named get-user-conversations.js and add the following code:

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const Nexmo = require('nexmo')

const nexmo = new Nexmo({
  apiKey: NEXMO_API_KEY,
  apiSecret: NEXMO_API_SECRET,
  applicationId: NEXMO_APPLICATION_ID,
  privateKey: NEXMO_APPLICATION_PRIVATE_KEY_PATH
})

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Write the code

Add the following to get-user-conversations.js:

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nexmo.users.getConversations(USER_ID, (error, result) => {
        if(error) {
            console.error(error);
        }
        else {
            console.log(result);
        }
    });

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Run your code

Save this file to your machine and run it:

node get-user-conversations.js

Try it out

When you run the code you will get a list of Conversations associated with the specified User.

In this case the User is associated with a single Conversation:

[
  {
    "name": "mega_chat",
    "timestamp": {
      "created": "2018-10-18T13:28:14.760Z"
    },
    "image_url": "",
    "display_name": "Mega Chat Room",
    "state": "JOINED",
    "member_id": "MEM-62667429-e0fa-4adb-87a9-b4768fd46fce",
    "sequence_number": 8,
    "href": "https://api.nexmo.com/beta/users/USR-ebf6ca49-4941-4762-b7a6-c30cb0c06179/conversations/CON-0b72410c-e090-45b2-86b7-65ff0c986c02",
    "id": "CON-0b72410c-e090-45b2-86b7-65ff0c986c02"
  }
]