Pipl.getPersonFromSearchPointer()

Retrieve more information about a Person object from its search_pointer

Usage

Hover over inputs/exits for more info.

var Pipl = require('machinepack-pipl');


// Retrieve more information about a Person object from its search_pointer

Pipl.getPersonFromSearchPointer({

key: '00011122233344455',

search_pointer: '165ed762c03848ea3b23101228441577f5a4c8041793',

}).exec({

// An unexpected error occurred.

error: function (err) {

 

},

// Pipl says your API request was malformed

malformedRequest: function () {

 

},

// Pipl says your API key is invalid or your rate limit has been reached.

apiKeyProblem: function () {

 

},

// OK.

success: function () {

 

},

});

Inputs

key required

Your Pipl API key

'00011122233344455'
search_pointer required

In the case when the API returns multiple possible persons, they will each have special string called “search pointer”. This string can be used to run a follow-up search, which will pull up more data about this person.

'165ed762c03848ea3b23101228441577f5a4c8041793'

Exits

error

An unexpected error occurred.

malformedRequest

Pipl says your API request was malformed

apiKeyProblem

Pipl says your API key is invalid or your rate limit has been reached.

success

OK.