change_email_address

  • id: A unique UUID for the query
  • account_id: account_id for account whose email address is changed (required)
  • old_email_address: ignored – deprecated (default: “”)
  • new_email_address: (required)
  • password: (default: “”)

Given the account_id for an account, set a new email address.

Examples:

Successful change of email address.

curl -u sk_abcdefQWERTY090900000000: \
  -d account_id=99ebde5c-58f8-4e29-b6e4-b55b8fd71a1b \
  -d password=secret_password \
  -d new_email_address=new@email.com \
  https://cocalc.com/api/v1/change_email_address
==> {"event":"changed_email_address",
     "id":"8f68f6c4-9851-4b88-bd65-37cb983298e3",
     "error":false}

Fails if new email address is already in use.

curl -u sk_abcdefQWERTY090900000000: \
  -d account_id=99ebde5c-58f8-4e29-b6e4-b55b8fd71a1b \
  -d password=secret_password \
  -d new_email_address=used@email.com \
  https://cocalc.com/api/v1/change_email_address
==> {"event":"changed_email_address",
     "id":"4501f022-a57c-4aaf-9cd8-af0eb05ebfce",
     "error":"email_already_taken"}

Note: account_id and password must match the id of the current login.


This information is based on 2460511947 exported at 2019-05-04T08:09:48.370Z.