User Manual of JSON API Connector - A Bot Inboxer Add-on


About JSON API Connector


JSON API connector - A Bot Inboxer (Standalone or Add-on) Add-on sends JSON data to any of your provided external URL. Once any specific event mentioned below is triggered, system will send json data to your provided webhook URL & it will wait for 10 second to get response. If system does not get response in 10 seconds, it will send another post request to your webhook. You can then process your data as you want. This feature can be used to connect our system with any third party app like Zapier or your own custom app.


Installation Instructions


JSON API Connector is not a standalone app. As we already mentioned, it is an add-on of Bot Inboxer (Standalone or Add-on). So first requirement of installting JSON API Connector is to get & install Bot Inboxer (Standalone or Add-on).

Installing JSON API Connector Add-on is so Easy. Follow the below instructions to install the add-on.



NOTE: Deactivating Botinboxer Add-on will also deactivate this add-on as well as deleting botinboxer add-on will delete this add-on automatically.

JSON API Connector


JSON API connector sends JSON data to any of your provided external URL. Once any specific event mentioned below is triggered, system will send json data to your provided webhook URL & it will wait for 10 second to get response. If system does not get response in 10 seconds, it will send another post request to your webhook. You can then process your data as you want. This feature can be used to connect our system with any third party app like Zapier or your own custom app.


In the JSON API Connector Dashboard, you will see all of your created connections. And You can also View the activity report, update and delete your connections from Connector dashboard.



View Trigger Report: You can see the report of your connection if it's triggered. Here http Code: 200 means connection triggered successfully and have no error and you can see the data list in Post Data section which was send when the connection triggered. Just click on the view button and see last 10 activities of you connection.

Add Own Custom Scripts URL as Webhook URL Using PHP:
Suppose your domain is https://example.com and your script name is test.php, so your webhook URL will be https://example.com/test.php When the connection triggered system will send data to this URL. You can now see retrieved data in the file by adding below codes.

                    

                        $webhook_data= file_get_contents("php://input");
                        $webhook_data_array=json_decode($webhook_data,true);