Documents Embed List

List all document embeds for the account. Embeds can optionally be filtered on document.

Action: issuu.document_embed.list


This method requires authentication.

Request parameters

Name Data type Description
apiKey (required) string Application key for the account
signature (required) string See Signing Requests
documentId string Optional filtering by documentId to only retrieve embeds of specific document
resultOrder enum “asc” or “desc”. Default value is “asc”
startIndex integer Zero based index to start pagination from
pageSize integer Maximum number of embeds to be returned. Value must be between 0 - 100. Default is 10
embedSortBy enum Response parameter to sort the result by. Sorting can only be done on a single parameter. Default is no particular sort order
responseParams list Comma-separated list of response parameters to be returned. If no value is submitted all parameters will be returned
format enum Must be “xml” or “json” - default is “xml”. See Getting Started for further details
jsonCallback string Function wrapper for JSONP requests. See Getting Started for further details

Example request: \
    &apiKey=g0ch5rj9ywztlo022w70naymutm2fbbg \
    &startIndex=0 \
    &pageSize=10 \

Response parameters

Name Data type Description
id integer Id number of embed
dataConfigId string Configuration identifier for HTML code.
Tells the embed widget which document embed to display
documentId string Unique identifier of the document shown by the embed. If document is deleted or removed after embed was created the field will be omitted from response
readerStartPage integer The page in the document which will initially be displayed.
width integer Width in pixels of the widget when embedded in webpage
height integer Height in pixels of the widget when embedded in webpage
created datetime Timestamp for when embed was created in W3C format.

Example responses


<rsp stat="ok">
  <result totalCount="1" startIndex="0" pageSize="10" more="false">
     <documentEmbed id="1000080" dataConfigId="1001178/1000080" width="320" height="240" />


    "rsp": {
        "_content": {
            "result": {
                "totalCount": 1,
                "startIndex": 0,
                "pageSize": 10,
                "more": false,
                "_content": [
                        "documentEmbed": {
                            "id": 1000080,
                            "dataConfigId": "1001178/1000080",
                            "width": 320,
                            "height": 180
        "stat": "ok"

Error codes

Code Message
009 Authentication required
010 Invalid API key
200 Required field is missing
201 Invalid field format