Destinations API Components

This section details the available components and options available for use in the destinations API.

For the overview visit this article.

--Possible Transport + Format Destinations--

box_transport

  • Formats: pdf_format, word_format, xml_format, json_format, images_format

device_magic_transport

  • Formats: spreadsheet_format

dispatch_transport

  • Formats: xml_format

dropbox_transport

  • Formats: pdf_format, word_format, xml_format, json_format, images_format

email_transport

  • Formats: text_format, pdf_format, word_format, xml_format, json_format, images_format

evernote_transport

  • Formats: text_format, pdf_format, word_format, xml_format, json_format, images_format

google_drive_transport

  • Formats: spreadsheet_format, pdf_format, word_format, xml_format, json_format, images_format

google_spreadsheet_transport

  • Formats: spreadsheet_format

http_transport

  • Formats: xml_format, json_format, word_format, pdf_format

onedrive_transport

  • Formats: pdf_format, word_format, xml_format, json_format, images_format

s3_transport

  • Formats: pdf_format, word_format, xml_format, json_format, images_format

slack_transport

  • Formats: text_format, pdf_format, word_format, xml_format, json_format, images_format

sms_transport

  • Formats: text_format

sql_transport

  • Formats: xml_format

zapier_transport

  • Formats: xml_format, json_format (preferred)

--Possible Format + Binary Transport Destinations--

All formats except spreadsheet_format

  • Binary Transports: binary_none, binary_box_transport, binary_dropbox_transport, binary_google_drive_transport, binary_s3_transport

spreadsheet_format

  • Binary Transports: binary_device_magic_file_transport, binary_box_transport, binary_dropbox_transport, binary_google_drive_transport, binary_s3_transport

--Parameters--

Note: To send a file you need filename, file_data and content_type parameters.

e.g.

{
  "pdf_format": {
    "template_docx": {
      "filename": "test_file.docx",
      "content_type": "application/vnd.openxmlformats-officedocument.wordprocessingml.document",
      "file_data": ...base 64 econded file data...
    }
  }  
}

Formats:

text_format

pdf_format

word_format

spreadsheet_format

xml_format

json_format

images_format

No settings

Transports:

email_transport

device_magic_transport

No settings

http_transport

Note: Custom header keys and values are hashes paired by their keys in the hashes.

e.g.

{ 
  "http_transport": {
    "uri":"http://testurl.com",
    "custom_header_keys":{
      "1":"key1","2":"key2"
    },
    "custom_header_values":{
      "1":"value1","2":"value2"
    }
  }
}

sms_transport

zapier_transport

s3_transport

dispatch_transport

NOTE: form_field_templates is an object hash containing the fields you want to pre-populate mapped to their values.

e.g.

{
  "dispatch_form_id": 8,
  "device_ids": ["iPhone_123-124-1234-xzc-35"],
  "dispatch_transport": {
    "form_field_templates": {
      "Free_Text_Question": "Test",
      "Decimal_Question": 25
    }
  }
}

Account Transports

The following transports need accounts to have been authorized / created in Device Magic. So first create a destination using the account you want to use for the API and then use the email in the component.

google_drive_transport

google_spreadsheet_transport

box_transport

dropbox_transport

sql_transport

NOTE: delivery_column_templates is an object hash containing the columns you want to pre-populate mapped to their values.

Example:

{
  "sql_transport": {
    "adapter": "postgres",
    "host": "your.server.hostname.or.ip.address",
    "username": "your-username",
    "password": "your-password",
    "database_name": "your-database-name",
    "port": "9000",
    "table_name": "books",
    "delivery_column_templates": {
      "title": "{{fields.Book_title_}}",
      "author": "{{fields.Book_author_}}",
      "page_count": "{{fields.Page_count_}}"
    }
  }
}

Binary Transports:

binary_s3_transport

Binary Account Transports

The following transports need accounts to have been authorized / created in Device Magic. So first create a destination using the account you want to use for the API and then use the email in the component.

binary_google_drive_transport

binary_box_transport

binary_dropbox_transport

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