WaitForControllerApi

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MethodHTTP requestDescription
waitForPOST /waitForWait for an email to match the provided filter conditions such as subject contains keyword.
waitForEmailCountGET /waitForEmailCountWait for and return count number of emails. Hold connection until inbox count matches expected or timeout occurs
waitForLatestEmailGET /waitForLatestEmailFetch inbox’s latest email or if empty wait for an email to arrive
waitForMatchingEmailsPOST /waitForMatchingEmailsWait or return list of emails that match simple matching patterns
waitForMatchingFirstEmailPOST /waitForMatchingFirstEmailWait for or return the first email that matches provided MatchOptions array
waitForNthEmailGET /waitForNthEmailWait for or fetch the email with a given in the inbox specified. If doesn’t exist waits for it to exist or timeout to occur.

waitFor

List waitFor(waitForConditions)

Wait for an email to match the provided filter conditions such as subject contains keyword.

Generic waitFor method that will wait until an inbox meets given conditions or return immediately if already met

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionNotes
waitForConditionsWaitForConditionsConditions to apply to emails that you are waiting for[optional]

Return type

List

Authorization

API_KEY

HTTP request headers

  • Content-Type: application/json
  • Accept: application/json

waitForEmailCount

List waitForEmailCount(before, count, delay, inboxId, since, sort, timeout, unreadOnly)

Wait for and return count number of emails. Hold connection until inbox count matches expected or timeout occurs

If inbox contains count or more emails at time of request then return count worth of emails. If not wait until the count is reached and return those or return an error if timeout is exceeded.

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionNotes
beforeDateFilter for emails that were received before the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
countIntegerNumber of emails to wait for. Must be greater that 1[optional] [default to null]
delayLongMax milliseconds delay between calls[optional] [default to null]
inboxIdUUIDId of the inbox we are fetching emails from[optional] [default to null]
sinceDateFilter for emails that were received after the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
sortStringSort direction[optional] [default to null] [enum: ASC, DESC]
timeoutLongMax milliseconds to wait[optional] [default to null]
unreadOnlyBooleanOptional filter for unread only[optional] [default to false]

Return type

List

Authorization

API_KEY

HTTP request headers

  • Content-Type: Not defined
  • Accept: application/json

waitForLatestEmail

Email waitForLatestEmail(before, delay, inboxId, since, sort, timeout, unreadOnly)

Fetch inbox’s latest email or if empty wait for an email to arrive

Will return either the last received email or wait for an email to arrive and return that. If you need to wait for an email for a non-empty inbox set `unreadOnly=true` or see the other receive methods such as `waitForNthEmail` or `waitForEmailCount`.

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionNotes
beforeDateFilter for emails that were before after the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
delayLongMax milliseconds delay between calls[optional] [default to null]
inboxIdUUIDId of the inbox we are fetching emails from[optional] [default to null]
sinceDateFilter for emails that were received after the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
sortStringSort direction[optional] [default to null] [enum: ASC, DESC]
timeoutLongMax milliseconds to wait[optional] [default to null]
unreadOnlyBooleanOptional filter for unread only.[optional] [default to false]

Return type

Email

Authorization

API_KEY

HTTP request headers

  • Content-Type: Not defined
  • Accept: application/json

waitForMatchingEmails

List waitForMatchingEmails(matchOptions, before, count, delay, inboxId, since, sort, timeout, unreadOnly)

Wait or return list of emails that match simple matching patterns

Perform a search of emails in an inbox with the given patterns. If results match expected count then return or else retry the search until results are found or timeout is reached. Match options allow simple CONTAINS or EQUALS filtering on SUBJECT, TO, BCC, CC, and FROM. See the `MatchOptions` object for options. An example payload is `{ matches: [{field: 'SUBJECT',should:'CONTAIN',value:'needle'}] }`. You can use an array of matches and they will be applied sequentially to filter out emails. If you want to perform matches and extractions of content using Regex patterns see the EmailController `getEmailContentMatch` method.

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionNotes
matchOptionsMatchOptionsmatchOptions
beforeDateFilter for emails that were received before the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
countIntegerNumber of emails to wait for. Must be greater or equal to 1[optional] [default to null]
delayLongMax milliseconds delay between calls[optional] [default to null]
inboxIdUUIDId of the inbox we are fetching emails from[optional] [default to null]
sinceDateFilter for emails that were received after the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
sortStringSort direction[optional] [default to null] [enum: ASC, DESC]
timeoutLongMax milliseconds to wait[optional] [default to null]
unreadOnlyBooleanOptional filter for unread only[optional] [default to false]

Return type

List

Authorization

API_KEY

HTTP request headers

  • Content-Type: application/json
  • Accept: application/json

waitForMatchingFirstEmail

Email waitForMatchingFirstEmail(matchOptions, before, delay, inboxId, since, sort, timeout, unreadOnly)

Wait for or return the first email that matches provided MatchOptions array

Perform a search of emails in an inbox with the given patterns. If a result if found then return or else retry the search until a result is found or timeout is reached. Match options allow simple CONTAINS or EQUALS filtering on SUBJECT, TO, BCC, CC, and FROM. See the `MatchOptions` object for options. An example payload is `{ matches: [{field: 'SUBJECT',should:'CONTAIN',value:'needle'}] }`. You can use an array of matches and they will be applied sequentially to filter out emails. If you want to perform matches and extractions of content using Regex patterns see the EmailController `getEmailContentMatch` method.

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionNotes
matchOptionsMatchOptionsmatchOptions
beforeDateFilter for emails that were received before the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
delayLongMax milliseconds delay between calls[optional] [default to null]
inboxIdUUIDId of the inbox we are matching an email for[optional] [default to null]
sinceDateFilter for emails that were received after the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
sortStringSort direction[optional] [default to null] [enum: ASC, DESC]
timeoutLongMax milliseconds to wait[optional] [default to null]
unreadOnlyBooleanOptional filter for unread only[optional] [default to false]

Return type

Email

Authorization

API_KEY

HTTP request headers

  • Content-Type: application/json
  • Accept: application/json

waitForNthEmail

Email waitForNthEmail(before, delay, inboxId, , since, sort, timeout, unreadOnly)

Wait for or fetch the email with a given in the inbox specified. If doesn’t exist waits for it to exist or timeout to occur.

If nth email is already present in inbox then return it. If not hold the connection open until timeout expires or the nth email is received and returned.

Parameters

NameTypeDescriptionNotes
beforeDateFilter for emails that were received before the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
delayLongMax milliseconds delay between calls[optional] [default to null]
inboxIdUUIDId of the inbox you are fetching emails from[optional] [default to null]
****IntegerZero based of the email to wait for. If an inbox has 1 email already and you want to wait for the 2nd email pass =1[optional] [default to 0]
sinceDateFilter for emails that were received after the given timestamp[optional] [default to null]
sortStringSort direction[optional] [default to null] [enum: ASC, DESC]
timeoutLongMax milliseconds to wait for the nth email if not already present[optional] [default to null]
unreadOnlyBooleanOptional filter for unread only[optional] [default to false]

Return type

Email

Authorization

API_KEY

HTTP request headers

  • Content-Type: Not defined
  • Accept: application/json