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Send Invite Link

Send an invite link to an existing user in your OneLogin account.

The user clicks the link to set their password and access your OneLogin portal.

Resource URL

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

Header Parameters

Authorization

required

string

Set to bearer:<access_token>.

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

Generate the access token with the API credential pair created using the scope required to call this API. Call this API using the Manage All scope only.

Content-Type

required

string

Set to application/json.

Request Parameters

email

required

string

Set to the user email address to generate an invite link.

personal_email

string

To send an invite email to a different address than the one provided in email, provide it here. The invite link is sent to this address instead.

Sample Request Body

{
  "email":"jennifer.hasenfus@mycompany.com",
  "personal_email":"jennifer.hasenfus@mail.com"
}

Sample Response

{
    "status": {
        "type": "success",
        "message": "Email sent successfully to jennifer.hasenfus@mail.com",
        "error": false,
        "code": 200
    }
}
{
    "status": {
        "type": "bad request",
        "message": "No User exists for input email",
        "error": true,
        "code": 400
    }
}

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

Typically, the following error indicates the Authorization header value is missing or incorrectly formatted. The Authorization header value uses this format: bearer:<access_token>.

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

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

This error indicates an invalid access token.

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

The following error indicates that an API with insufficient API credentials generated the access token that made the call. Call this API using the Manage All scope only.

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

Postman Collection

Replace sample variables indicated by < > in the sample request body with your actual values. Also, 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/send_invite_link" \
-X POST \
-H "Authorization: bearer:<access_token>" \
-H "Content-Type: application/json" \
-d '{
    "email":"<user_email>",
    "personal_email":"<user_personal_email>"
}'

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