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GetContactReachabilityStatus

For operations that require confirmation that the email address for the registrant contact is valid, such as registering a new domain, this operation returns information about whether the registrant contact has responded.

If you want us to resend the email, use the ResendContactReachabilityEmail operation.

Request Syntax

{
   "domainName": "string"
}

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.

domainName

The name of the domain for which you want to know whether the registrant contact has confirmed that the email address is valid.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 255.

Required: No

Response Syntax

{
   "domainName": "string",
   "status": "string"
}

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.

domainName

The domain name for which you requested the reachability status.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Maximum length of 255.

status

Whether the registrant contact has responded. Values include the following:

PENDING

We sent the confirmation email and haven't received a response yet.

DONE

We sent the email and got confirmation from the registrant contact.

EXPIRED

The time limit expired before the registrant contact responded.

Type: String

Valid Values: PENDING | DONE | EXPIRED

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

InvalidInput

The requested item is not acceptable. For example, for an OperationId it might refer to the ID of an operation that is already completed. For a domain name, it might not be a valid domain name or belong to the requester account.

HTTP Status Code: 400

OperationLimitExceeded

The number of operations or jobs running exceeded the allowed threshold for the account.

HTTP Status Code: 400

UnsupportedTLD

Amazon Route 53 does not support this top-level domain (TLD).

HTTP Status Code: 400

Example

GetContactReachabilityStatus Example

Sample Request

POST / HTTP/1.1
host:route53domains.us-east-1.amazonaws.com
x-amz-date:20140711T205225Z
authorization:AWS4-HMAC-SHA256
              Credential=AKIAIOSFODNN7EXAMPLE/20140711/us-east-1/route53domains/aws4_request,
              SignedHeaders=content-length;content-type;host;user-agent;x-amz-date;x-amz-target,
              Signature=[calculated-signature]
x-amz-target:Route53Domains_v20140515.GetContactReachabilityStatus
user-agent:aws-sdk-java/1.8.3 Linux/2.6.18-164.el5PAE Java_HotSpot (TM )_Server_VM/24.60-b09/1.7.0_60
content-type:application/x-amz-json-1.1
content-length:[number of characters in the JSON string]
connections:Keep-Alive
{
   "domainName":"example.com"
}

Sample Response

HTTP/1.1 200
Content-Length:[number of characters in the JSON string]
{
   "domainName":"example.com",
   "status":"PENDING"
}

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: