notification APIv1.2.0


This method allows applications to create a new configuration or update an existing configuration. This app-level configuration allows developers to set up alerts.


Resource URI (production)


URI parameters

HTTP request headers

All requests made to eBay REST operations require you to provide the Authorization HTTP header for authentication authorization.

OAuth scope

This request requires an access token created with the client credentials grant flow, using one or more scopes from the following list (please check your Application Keys page for a list of OAuth scopes available to your application):

See OAuth access tokens for more information.

{ /* Config */ }
Input container/fieldTypeDescription
alertEmailstringThe alert email address for this application.

Occurrence: Required


HTTP response headers

HTTP status codes

This call can return one of the following HTTP status codes. For an overview of the status codes, see HTTP status codes in Using eBay RESTful APIs.

204No Content
400Bad Request
500Internal Server Error

Error codes

For more on errors, plus the codes of other common errors, see Handling errors.

195000API_NOTIFICATIONAPPLICATIONThere was a problem with an eBay internal system or process. Contact eBay developer support for assistance.
195025API_NOTIFICATIONREQUESTInvalid or missing email.



New to making API calls? Please see Making a Call.

Note: Identifiers, such as order IDs or user IDs, and personal data in these samples might be anonymized or may no longer be active on eBay. If necessary, substitute current, relevant eBay data in your requests.

Sample 1: Creates a new configuration or updates a previously created configuration

This sample creates a new configuration.


The input is public_key_id.


A successful call returns the HTTP status code 204 No content. This method has no response payload.