Pre Approved Request Token (PART) API

Pre Approved Request Token (PART) API Address

https://login.yahoo.com/WSLogin/V1/get_auth_token

Pre Approved Request Token (PART) API Input Parameters

Request Parameter Type and Length Description
oauth_consumer_key string (256 chars) The consumer key that will be validated
login string (128 chars) The user's Yahoo ID
passwd string (30 chars) The user's password
captchadata string (120 chars) The data associated with the solution to the captcha image (optional)
captchaword string (20 chars) The solution to the captcha image (optional)

Sample Responses

Example 5.1. Success


Example 5.2. Failure - Invalid Parameters


Example 5.3. Failure - Invalid Password


Example 5.4. Failure - Invalid Consumer Key


Example 5.5. Failure - Captcha Required


Note that if the user login attempts fail, the user is required to answer a captcha as per security guidelines.

Example 5.6. Failure – User account is in a locked state, and is required to login from a web browser on http://login.yahoo.com


Example 5.7. Temporary Error, Please try again later


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