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Generate Invite Link

Generate an invite link for a user that you have already created in your OneLogin account.

Provide the link to the user to enable her to set her password and then access your OneLogin portal.

Resource URL

https://api.<us_or_eu>.onelogin.com/api/1/invites/
get_invite_link

Header Parameters

Authorization

required

string

Set <access_token> to the access token you generated using the Generate Token API.

The access token must have been generated using an API credential pair created using the scope required to call this API. This API can be called using the Manage All scope only.

Content-Type

required

string

Set to application/json.

Request Parameter

email

required

string

Set to the email address of the user that you want to generate an invite link for.

Sample Request Body

{
  "email":"jennifer.hasenfus@mycompany.com"
}

Sample Response

{
    "status": {
        "type": "success",
        "message": "Success",
        "code": 200,
        "error": false
    },
    "data": [
        "http://app.onelogin.com/password/reset?token=
         1111111cf892e56957e35c9c12f128483031dd11"
    ]
}

Typically, the following error means that your Authorization header value is missing or incorrectly formatted. The Authorization header value should use this format: bearer:<access_token>.

{
    "status": {
        "error": true,
        "code": 400,
        "type": "bad request",
        "message": "Authorization Information is incorrect"
    }
}

{
    "status": {
        "type": "bad request",
        "message": "No User exists for input email",
        "error": true,
        "code": 400
    }
}

{
    "status": {
        "type": "bad request",
        "message": "Email Parameter is missing",
        "error": true,
        "code": 400
    }
}

{
    "status": {
        "error": true,
        "code": 400,
        "type": "bad request",
        "message": "Content Type is not specified or specified incorrectly. 
                    Content-Type header must be set to application/json"
    }
}

{
    "status": {
        "type": "bad request",
        "message": "Email Input is in incorrect format",
        "error": true,
        "code": 400
    }
}

{
    "status": {
        "error": true,
        "code": 400,
        "type": "bad request",
        "message": "Input JSON is not valid"
    }
}

Typically, this error means that your access token value is invalid.

{
    "status": {
        "error": true,
        "code": 401,
        "type": "Unauthorized",
        "message": "Authentication Failure"
    }
}

Typically, the following error means that the access token used to make the call was generated using API credentials that have insufficient permissions. This API can be called using the Manage All scope only.

{
    "status": {
        "error": true,
        "code": 401,
        "type": "Unauthorized",
        "message": "Insufficient Permission"
    }
}

Response Elements

data Provides a link that enables the user to set his password and then access your OneLogin portal.

Postman Collection

Replace sample variables indicated by < > in the sample request body with your actual values. Also, be sure to set Postman-specific environment variables indicated by {{ }}.

Download for the Invites API

Sample cURL Request

Replace sample values indicated by < > with your actual values.

curl "https://api.<us_or_eu>.onelogin.com/api/1/invites/get_invite_link" \
-X POST \
-H "Authorization: bearer:<access_token>" \
-H "Content-Type: application/json" \
-d '{
    "email":"<user_email>"
}'

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