Password reset (p:password-reset)

http://profiles.goabout.com/password-reset

The password reset resource is used when a user has forgotten their password. An email will be sent to the user’s address. The message contains a link to a form where they can set a new password.

Example

$ curl -d'{"email": "joe@example.com"}' -H'Content-Type: application/json' -H'Authorization: Bearer UArtDY9Bpo9Whga2mfd7nIK6vENxp2twtnH7RvPC6xj0jy6' 'https://api.goabout.com/password-reset'

Reference

When posting to this resource, an email will be sent to the email address that is provided in the request body. If a user with that address exists, the message contains a link that can be used to reset the password. If no such user is found, the message contains an invitation to create an account.

Properties

email:The email address to send a password reset link to.

Response

If the email was sent, an 202 Accepted status code is returned.