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Spectrum OnDemand Web Services (REST)
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2024
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2006
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The ValidateEmailAddress service takes an email address and determines if it is valid. It can fix common typos to return a valid email address. It also identifies problematic email addresses, including email addresses that:
  • Are fictitious email addresses like bgates@microsoft.com
  • Are on the DMA "Do Not Email" list
  • Belong to a spamtrap or honeypot
  • Belong to a frequent spam complainer
  • Contain a disposable domain
  • Are associated with a domain that has restrictions on commercial email per the FCC
  • Contain derogatory words

Resource URL

JSON endpoint:

https://OnDemandServer/rest/ValidateEmailAddress/results.json

XML endpoint:

https://OnDemandServer/rest/ValidateEmailAddress/results.xml

For a list of Spectrum OnDemand servers, see Connecting to Spectrum OnDemand Servers.

Example with JSON Response

The following example requests a JSON response:

https://spectrum.precisely.com/rest/ValidateEmailAddress/results.json​?Data.emailAddress=support@precisely.com

The JSON returned by this request would be:

{"Output": [{
   "emailAddress": "support@precisely.com",
   "COMMENT": "role account",
   "COMMENT_CODE": "XR",
   "EMAIL": "support@precisely.com",
   "ERROR": "",
   "ERROR_RESPONSE": "The email address you entered cannot be registered",
   "FINDING": "W",
   "SUGG_COMMENT": "",
   "SUGG_EMAIL": "",
   "user_fields": []
}]}

Example with XML Response

The following example requests an XML response:

https://spectrum.precisely.com/rest/ValidateEmailAddress/results.xml​?Data.emailAddress=support@precisely.com

The XML returned by this request would be:

<xml.ValidateEmailAddressResponse xmlns="http://www.pb.com/spectrum/services/ValidateEmailAddress">
   <Output>
      <ValidateEmailAddress_output>
         <emailAddress>support@precisely.com</emailAddress>
         <COMMENT>role account</COMMENT>
         <COMMENT_CODE>XR</COMMENT_CODE>
         <EMAIL>support@precisely.com</EMAIL>
         <ERROR/>
         <ERROR_RESPONSE>The email address you entered cannot be registered</ERROR_RESPONSE>
         <FINDING>W</FINDING>
         <SUGG_COMMENT/>
         <SUGG_EMAIL/>
         <user_fields/>
      </ValidateEmailAddress_output>
   </Output>
</xml.ValidateEmailAddressResponse>