Get Device Type

This endpoints retrieves a specific Device Type.

Request

To retrieve a specific Device Type please make a GET request to the following URL:

HTTP Method

URL

GET

https://industrial.api.ubidots.com/api/v2.0/device_types/<device_type_key>/

Path Parameters

Parameter

Type

Description

device_type_key

String

The id or label of the Device Type, label should use the prefix ~

Query Parameters

Parameter

Type

Use

Description

token

String

Authentication

Authentication Token can optionally be sent as a query parameter.

fields

Comma separated list

Dynamic Fields

Allows to dynamically specify the fields that should be included in the response object

Header

Parameter

Required?

Description

X-Auth-Header

Yes

Authentication Token of account

$ curl -X GET 'https://industrial.api.ubidots.com/api/v2.0/device_types/<device_type_key>/' \
 -H 'X-Auth-Token: oaXBo6ODhIjPsusNRPUGIK4d72bc73'
{
    "url": "https://industrial.api.ubidots.com/api/v2.0/device_types/5e1f7e5789f9bd7c4e7f1e2c",
    "id": "5e1f7e5789f9bd7c4e7f1e2c",
    "name": "el type aquel",
    "label": "el-type-quel",
    "description": "La description aquella",
    "deviceColor": "#3BA9F5",
    "deviceIcon": "pencil",
    "variableColor": "#FFAE58",
    "syntheticVariableColor": "#",
    "variables": [],
    "properties": [],
    "tasks": [],
    "createdAt": "2020-01-15T21:04:23.602975Z"
}
{
    "code": 400001,
    "message": "Validation Error.",
    "detail": {
        ....
    }
}
{
    "code": 401001,
    "message": "Authentication credentials were not provided.",
    "detail": "Authentication credentials were not provided."
}

Response

Returns a Device Type object with the requested Device Type.