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This documentation is for the SendGrid Web API v2

To access all the latest features and upcoming developments, please see our v3 API.

Customer Account Limits

Throttle your customer when you need them to send only a specific amount of email at a specified interval.

These are Reseller only APIs. For more information, see Reseller Overview.

Retrieve

Retrieve account limits for a specific customer. If the API call response is empty that means the customer has the limits removed.

URI Parameter Required Requirements Description
task Yes Must be set to retrieve Retrieve account limits
user Yes Customer must be registered under your account The customer who will have their account limits retrieved
method Yes Must be set to limit Allows you to access limit functionality

Call

POST https://api.sendgrid.com/apiv2/reseller.manage.json
POST Data api_user=your_sendgrid_username&api_key=your_sendgrid_password&method=limit&user=eexampexample@example.com&task=retrieve

Response

{
  "credit": "40000",
  "credit_remain": "2000",
  "last_reset": "2011-02-21"
}

Call

POST https://api.sendgrid.com/apiv2/reseller.manage.xml
POST Data api_user=your_sendgrid_username&api_key=your_sendgrid_password&method=limit&user=eexampexample@example.com&task=retrieve

Response

<credits>
   <credit>40000</credit>
   <credit_remain>2000</credit_remain>
   <last_reset>2011-02-21</last_reset>
</credits>

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