Get a list of contacts for the calling user.
This method requires authentication with 'read' permission.
- Your API application key. See here for more details.
- An optional filter of the results. The following values are valid:
- Only contacts who are friends (and not family)
- Only contacts who are family (and not friends)
- Only contacts who are both friends and family
- Only contacts who are neither friends nor family
- The page of results to return. If this argument is omitted, it defaults to 1.
- Number of photos to return per page. If this argument is omitted, it defaults to 1000. The maximum allowed value is 1000.
- The order in which to sort the returned contacts. Defaults to name. The possible values are: name and time.
<contacts page="1" pages="1" perpage="1000" total="3"> <contact nsid="12037949629@N01" username="Eric" iconserver="1" realname="Eric Costello" friend="1" family="0" ignored="1" /> <contact nsid="12037949631@N01" username="neb" iconserver="1" realname="Ben Cerveny" friend="0" family="0" ignored="0" /> <contact nsid="41578656547@N01" username="cal_abc" iconserver="1" realname="Cal Henderson" friend="1" family="1" ignored="0" /> </contacts>
1: Invalid sort parameter.
- The possible values are: name and time.
95: SSL is required
- SSL is required to access the Flickr API.
96: Invalid signature
- The passed signature was invalid.
97: Missing signature
- The call required signing but no signature was sent.
98: Login failed / Invalid auth token
- The login details or auth token passed were invalid.
99: User not logged in / Insufficient permissions
- The method requires user authentication but the user was not logged in, or the authenticated method call did not have the required permissions.
100: Invalid API Key
- The API key passed was not valid or has expired.
105: Service currently unavailable
- The requested service is temporarily unavailable.
106: Write operation failed
- The requested operation failed due to a temporary issue.
111: Format "xxx" not found
- The requested response format was not found.
112: Method "xxx" not found
- The requested method was not found.
114: Invalid SOAP envelope
- The SOAP envelope send in the request could not be parsed.
115: Invalid XML-RPC Method Call
- The XML-RPC request document could not be parsed.
116: Bad URL found
- One or more arguments contained a URL that has been used for abuse on Flickr.