Deprecated Endpoints

/v3/bundle/archive

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Archive a bundle for the authenticated user. Only a bundle's owner is allowed to archive a bundle.

Parameters

  • bundle_link - the URL corresponding to the bundle to be archived.

Example Request

API Address: https://api-ssl.bitly.com
GET /v3/bundle/archive?bundle_link=http%3A%2F%2Fbitly.com%2Fbundles%2Fbitlyapioauthdemo%2F1&access_token=ACCESS_TOKEN

Example Response

{
  "data": "OK", 
  "status_code": 200, 
  "status_txt": "OK"
}

/v3/bundle/bundles_by_user

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Returns a list of public bundles created by a user.

Parameters

  • user - the user to get a list of bundles for.
  • expand_user - optional true or false - include extra user info in response.

Return Values

  • bundle_owner: the bitly user who owns this bundle (the authenticated user on whose behalf the bundle was created).
  • created_ts: a timestamp representing the time at which this bundle was created.
  • description: a description of this bundle.
  • bundle_link: a URL pointing directly to this bundle.
  • last_modified_ts: a timestamp representing the last time this bundle was modified.
  • private: a true/false value indicating whether this bundle is set to be private.

Example Request

API Address: https://api-ssl.bitly.com
GET /v3/bundle/bundles_by_user?access_token=ACCESS_TOKEN&user=bitlyapioauthdemo

Example Response

{
  "data": {
    "bundles": [
      {
        "bundle_link": "http://bitly.com/bundles/bitlyapioauthdemo/1", 
        "bundle_owner": "bitlyapioauthdemo", 
        "created_ts": 1332175561, 
        "description": "Kittehs FTW", 
        "last_modified_ts": 1332185530, 
        "private": false, 
        "title": ""
      }, 
      {
        "bundle_link": "http://bitly.com/bundles/bitlyapioauthdemo/2", 
        "bundle_owner": "bitlyapioauthdemo", 
        "created_ts": 1332185626, 
        "description": "", 
        "last_modified_ts": 1332185626, 
        "private": false, 
        "title": ""
      }
    ]
  }, 
  "status_code": 200, 
  "status_txt": "OK"
}

/v3/bundle/clone

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Clone a bundle for the authenticated user.

Parameters

  • bundle_link - the URL of the bundle to clone.

Return Values

  • bundle_owner: the bitly user who owns this bundle (the authenticated user on whose behalf the bundle was created).
  • created_ts: a timestamp representing the time at which this bundle was created.
  • description: a description of this bundle.
  • bundle_link: a URL pointing directly to this bundle.
  • last_modified_ts: a timestamp representing the last time this bundle was modified.
  • private: a true/false value indicating whether this bundle is set to be private.
  • links - the links in the bundle. Each link returns the following fields:
    • aggregate_link: the global Bitlink for the specified long_url, which can be used to track aggregate stats across all matching Bitlinks.
    • link: the Bitlink for the specified long_url, unique to this user's account.
    • description: a description of this link.
    • title: the title of this link, automatically populated from the destination page title and editable with the /v3/bundle/link_edit endpoint.
    • long_url: the destination long URL for this link.
    • display_order: the order in which this link will display, starting with 0 for the link to be displayed first.

Example Request:

API Address: https://api-ssl.bitly.com
GET /v3/bundle/clone?bundle_link=http%3A%2F%2Fbitly.com%2Fbundles%2Fbitlyapioauthdemo%2F1&access_token=ACCESS_TOKEN

Example Response:

{
  "data": {
    "bundle": {
      "bundle_link": "http://bitly.com/bundles/bitlyapioauthdemo/3", 
      "bundle_owner": "bitlyapioauthdemo", 
      "created_ts": 1332185633, 
      "description": "", 
      "last_modified_ts": 1332185633, 
      "links": [], 
      "private": false, 
      "title": ""
    }
  }, 
  "status_code": 200, 
  "status_txt": "OK"
}

/v3/bundle/collaborator_add

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Add a collaborator to a bundle.

Parameters

  • bundle_link - the URL of the bundle.
  • collaborator - bitly login or email address of the collaborator to add.

Return Values

  • bundle_owner: the bitly user who owns this bundle (the authenticated user on whose behalf the bundle was created).
  • created_ts: a timestamp representing the time at which this bundle was created.
  • description: a description of this bundle.
  • bundle_link: a URL pointing directly to this bundle.
  • last_modified_ts: a timestamp representing the last time this bundle was modified.
  • private: a true/false value indicating whether this bundle is set to be private.
  • links - the links in the bundle. Each link returns the following fields:
    • aggregate_link: the global Bitlink for the specified long_url, which can be used to track aggregate stats across all matching Bitlinks.
    • link: the Bitlink for the specified long_url, unique to this user's account.
    • description: a description of this link.
    • title: the title of this link, automatically populated from the destination page title and editable with the /v3/bundle/link_edit endpoint.
    • long_url: the destination long URL for this link.
    • display_order: the order in which this link will display, starting with 0 for the link to be displayed first.

NOTE: If the collaborator was invited, the response will have an extra collab_token field containing the token emailed to the collaborator.

/v3/bundle/collaborator_remove

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Remove a collaborator from a bundle.

Parameters

  • bundle_link - the URL of the bundle.
  • collaborator - bitly login of the collaborator to remove.

Return Values

  • bundle_owner: the bitly user who owns this bundle (the authenticated user on whose behalf the bundle was created).
  • created_ts: a timestamp representing the time at which this bundle was created.
  • description: a description of this bundle.
  • bundle_link: a URL pointing directly to this bundle.
  • last_modified_ts: a timestamp representing the last time this bundle was modified.
  • private: a true/false value indicating whether this bundle is set to be private.
  • links - the links in the bundle. Each link returns the following fields:
    • aggregate_link: the global Bitlink for the specified long_url, which can be used to track aggregate stats across all matching Bitlinks.
    • link: the Bitlink for the specified long_url, unique to this user's account.
    • description: a description of this link.
    • title: the title of this link, automatically populated from the destination page title and editable with the /v3/bundle/link_edit endpoint.
    • long_url: the destination long URL for this link.
    • display_order: the order in which this link will display, starting with 0 for the link to be displayed first.

/v3/bundle/contents

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Returns information about a bundle.

Parameters

  • bundle_link - the URL corresponding to the bundle to be returned.
  • expand_user - optional true or false - include extra user info in response.

Return Values

  • bundle_owner: the bitly user who owns this bundle (the authenticated user on whose behalf the bundle was created).
  • created_ts: a timestamp representing the time at which this bundle was created.
  • description: a description of this bundle.
  • bundle_link: a URL pointing directly to this bundle.
  • last_modified_ts: a timestamp representing the last time this bundle was modified.
  • private: a true/false value indicating whether this bundle is set to be private.
  • links - the links in the bundle. Each link returns the following fields:
    • aggregate_link: the global Bitlink for the specified long_url, which can be used to track aggregate stats across all matching Bitlinks.
    • link: the Bitlink for the specified long_url, unique to this user's account.
    • description: a description of this link.
    • title: the title of this link, automatically populated from the destination page title and editable with the /v3/bundle/link_edit endpoint.
    • long_url: the destination long URL for this link.
    • display_order: the order in which this link will display, starting with 0 for the link to be displayed first.

Example Request

API Address: https://api-ssl.bitly.com
GET /v3/bundle/contents?bundle_link=http%3A%2F%2Fbitly.com%2Fbundles%2Fbitlyapioauthdemo%2F1&access_token=ACCESS_TOKEN

Example Response

{
  "data": {
    "bundle": {
      "bundle_link": "http://bitly.com/bundles/bitlyapioauthdemo/1", 
      "bundle_owner": "bitlyapioauthdemo", 
      "created_ts": 1332175561, 
      "description": "", 
      "last_modified_ts": 1332177579, 
      "links": [
        {
          "aggregate_link": "http://bit.ly/xx2UTg", 
          "description": "Animated GIFs 4 Lyfe!", 
          "display_order": 0, 
          "link": "http://bit.ly/FWfWFP", 
          "long_url": "http://bukk.it/asdf.gif", 
          "title": "AAAAHHHH"
        }, 
        {
          "aggregate_link": "http://bit.ly/K49Ze", 
          "description": "O LOOK IT'S KEYBOARD CAT", 
          "display_order": 1, 
          "link": "http://bit.ly/w8gWsd", 
          "long_url": "http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J---aiyznGQ", 
          "title": "Keyboard Cat!"
        }
      ], 
      "private": false, 
      "title": "Here is a Bundle of Links!"
    }
  }, 
  "status_code": 200, 
  "status_txt": "OK"
}

/v3/bundle/create

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Create a new bundle for the authenticated user.

Parameters

  • private (optional) - a value true or false designating the privacy setting of the bundle to be created (default: false).
  • title (optional) - the title of the bundle to be created.
  • description (optional) - a description of the bundle to be created.

Return Values

  • bundle_owner: the bitly user who owns this bundle (the authenticated user on whose behalf the bundle was created).
  • created_ts: a timestamp representing the time at which this bundle was created.
  • description: a description of this bundle.
  • bundle_link: a URL pointing directly to this bundle.
  • last_modified_ts: a timestamp representing the last time this bundle was modified.
  • private: a true/false value indicating whether this bundle is set to be private.
  • links - the links in the bundle. Each link returns the following fields:
    • aggregate_link: the global Bitlink for the specified long_url, which can be used to track aggregate stats across all matching Bitlinks.
    • link: the Bitlink for the specified long_url, unique to this user's account.
    • description: a description of this link.
    • title: the title of this link, automatically populated from the destination page title and editable with the /v3/bundle/link_edit endpoint.
    • long_url: the destination long URL for this link.
    • display_order: the order in which this link will display, starting with 0 for the link to be displayed first.

Example Request

API Address: https://api-ssl.bitly.com
GET /v3/bundle/create?access_token=ACCESS_TOKEN

Example Response

{
  "data": {
    "bundle": {
      "bundle_link": "http://bitly.com/bundles/bitlyapioauthdemo/3", 
      "bundle_owner": "bitlyapioauthdemo", 
      "created_ts": 1332185633, 
      "description": "", 
      "last_modified_ts": 1332185633, 
      "links": [], 
      "private": false, 
      "title": ""
    }
  }, 
  "status_code": 200, 
  "status_txt": "OK"
}

/v3/bundle/edit

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Edit a bundle for the authenticated user

Parameters

  • bundle_link - the URL corresponding to the bundle to be modified.
  • edit (optional) - a field designating which properties (e.g., title, description) are to be edited, allowing for these fields to be updated with empty values.
  • title (optional) - a title for the specified bundle.
  • description (optional) - a description for the specified bundle.
  • private (optional) - a true or false value representing whether or not the specified bundle should set to private.
  • preview (optional) - a true or false value representing whether or not content previews should be shown for the specified bundle's links.
  • og_image (optional) - the URL to the bundle's cover image.

Return Values

  • bundle_owner: the bitly user who owns this bundle (the authenticated user on whose behalf the bundle was created).
  • created_ts: a timestamp representing the time at which this bundle was created.
  • description: a description of this bundle.
  • bundle_link: a URL pointing directly to this bundle.
  • last_modified_ts: a timestamp representing the last time this bundle was modified.
  • private: a true/false value indicating whether this bundle is set to be private.
  • links - the links in the bundle. Each link returns the following fields:
    • aggregate_link: the global Bitlink for the specified long_url, which can be used to track aggregate stats across all matching Bitlinks.
    • link: the Bitlink for the specified long_url, unique to this user's account.
    • description: a description of this link.
    • title: the title of this link, automatically populated from the destination page title and editable with the /v3/bundle/link_edit endpoint.
    • long_url: the destination long URL for this link.
    • display_order: the order in which this link will display, starting with 0 for the link to be displayed first.

Example Request

API Address: https://api-ssl.bitly.com
GET /v3/bundle/edit?bundle_link=http%3A%2F%2Fbitly.com%2Fbundles%2Fbitlyapioauthdemo%2F1&access_token=ACCESS_TOKEN&description=Kittehs+FTW

Example Response

{
  "data": {
    "bundle": {
      "bundle_link": "http://bitly.com/bundles/bitlyapioauthdemo/1", 
      "bundle_owner": "bitlyapioauthdemo", 
      "created_ts": 1332175561, 
      "description": "Kittehs FTW", 
      "last_modified_ts": 1332185530, 
      "links": [
        {
          "aggregate_link": "http://bit.ly/xx2UTg", 
          "description": "Animated GIFs 4 Lyfe!", 
          "display_order": 0, 
          "link": "http://bit.ly/FWfWFP", 
          "long_url": "http://bukk.it/asdf.gif", 
          "title": "AAAAHHHH"
        }, 
        {
          "aggregate_link": "http://bit.ly/K49Ze", 
          "description": "O LOOK IT'S KEYBOARD CAT", 
          "display_order": 1, 
          "link": "http://bit.ly/w8gWsd", 
          "long_url": "http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J---aiyznGQ", 
          "title": "Keyboard Cat!"
        }
      ], 
      "private": false, 
      "title": ""
    }
  }, 
  "status_code": 200, 
  "status_txt": "OK"
}

/v3/bundle/pending_collaborator_remove

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Removes a pending/invited collaborator from a bundle.

Parameters

  • bundle_link - the URL of the bundle.
  • collaborator - bitly login or email address of the collaborator to remove.

Return Values

  • bundle_owner: the bitly user who owns this bundle (the authenticated user on whose behalf the bundle was created).
  • created_ts: a timestamp representing the time at which this bundle was created.
  • description: a description of this bundle.
  • bundle_link: a URL pointing directly to this bundle.
  • last_modified_ts: a timestamp representing the last time this bundle was modified.
  • private: a true/false value indicating whether this bundle is set to be private.
  • links - the links in the bundle. Each link returns the following fields:
    • aggregate_link: the global Bitlink for the specified long_url, which can be used to track aggregate stats across all matching Bitlinks.
    • link: the Bitlink for the specified long_url, unique to this user's account.
    • description: a description of this link.
    • title: the title of this link, automatically populated from the destination page title and editable with the /v3/bundle/link_edit endpoint.
    • long_url: the destination long URL for this link.
    • display_order: the order in which this link will display, starting with 0 for the link to be displayed first.

/v3/bundle/reorder

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Re-order the links in a bundle.

Parameters

  • bundle_link - the URL corresponding to the bundle in which the link will be reordered.

  • link - one ore more Bitlinks to be reordered

The link parameter should be repeated for each link to be reordered, and each link should be given in the order in which it should appear in the bundle.

Return Values

  • bundle_owner: the bitly user who owns this bundle (the authenticated user on whose behalf the bundle was created).
  • created_ts: a timestamp representing the time at which this bundle was created.
  • description: a description of this bundle.
  • bundle_link: a URL pointing directly to this bundle.
  • last_modified_ts: a timestamp representing the last time this bundle was modified.
  • private: a true/false value indicating whether this bundle is set to be private.
  • links - the links in the bundle. Each link returns the following fields:
    • aggregate_link: the global Bitlink for the specified long_url, which can be used to track aggregate stats across all matching Bitlinks.
    • link: the Bitlink for the specified long_url, unique to this user's account.
    • description: a description of this link.
    • title: the title of this link, automatically populated from the destination page title and editable with the /v3/bundle/link_edit endpoint.
    • long_url: the destination long URL for this link.
    • display_order: the order in which this link will display, starting with 0 for the link to be displayed first.

Example Request

API Address: https://api-ssl.bitly.com
GET /v3/bundle/reorder?bundle_link=http%3A%2F%2Fbitly.com%2Fbundles%2Fbitlyapioauthdemo%2F1&access_token=ACCESS_TOKEN&link=http%3A%2F%2Fbit.ly%2Fxx2UTg&link=http%3A%2F%2Fbit.ly%2FK49Ze&link=http%3A%2F%2Fbit.ly%2FgHwqEE

Example Response

{
  "data": {
    "bundle": {
      "bundle_link": "http://bitly.com/bundles/bitlyapioauthdemo/1", 
      "bundle_owner": "bitlyapioauthdemo", 
      "created_ts": 1332175561, 
      "description": "", 
      "last_modified_ts": 1332183044, 
      "links": [
        {
          "aggregate_link": "http://bit.ly/xx2UTg", 
          "description": "Animated GIFs 4 Lyfe!", 
          "display_order": 0, 
          "link": "http://bit.ly/FWfWFP", 
          "long_url": "http://bukk.it/asdf.gif", 
          "title": "AAAAHHHH"
        }, 
        {
          "aggregate_link": "http://bit.ly/K49Ze", 
          "description": "O LOOK IT'S KEYBOARD CAT", 
          "display_order": 1, 
          "link": "http://bit.ly/w8gWsd", 
          "long_url": "http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J---aiyznGQ", 
          "title": "Keyboard Cat!"
        }, 
        {
          "aggregate_link": "http://bit.ly/gHwqEE", 
          "description": "", 
          "display_order": 2, 
          "link": "http://bit.ly/wc5dQK", 
          "long_url": "http://icanhascheezburger.com/lolrus/", 
          "title": "The Story Of The Lolrus - Lolcats 'n' Funny Pictures of Cats - I Can Has Cheezburger?"
        }
      ], 
      "private": false, 
      "title": "Here is a Bundle of Links!"
    }
  }, 
  "status_code": 200, 
  "status_txt": "OK"
}

/v3/bundle/view_count

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Get the number of views for a bundle.

Parameters

  • bundle_link - the URL of the bundle.

Return Values

  • bundle_link - an echo of the input bundle_link parameter.
  • view_count - the number of times the bundle has been viewed.

/v3/clicks

deprecated Note: this is deprecated in favor of /v3/link/clicks

returns the daily timeseries clicks for a given Bitlink

Parameters

  • hash - refers to one or more bitly hashes. e.g.: 2bYgqR or a-custom-name
  • shortUrl - refers to one or more Bitlinks e.g.: http://bit.ly/1RmnUT or http://j.mp/1RmnUT

Note: The maximum number of shortUrl and hash parameters is 15

Return Values

  • short_url this matches the shortUrl request parameter.
  • hash this matches the hash request parameter.
  • user_hash is the corresponding bitly user identifier.
  • global_hash is the corresponding bitly aggregate identifier.
  • user_clicks this is the total count of clicks to this user's Bitlink.
  • global_clicks this is the total count of clicks to all Bitlinks that point to the same same long url.
  • error indicates there was an error retrieving data for a given shortUrl or hash. An example error is "NOT_FOUND"

/v3/clicks_by_day

For one or more Bitlinks, provides time series clicks per day for the last 1-30 days in reverse chronological order (most recent to least recent).

deprecated Note: this is deprecated in favor of /v3/link/clicks?unit=day&units=7

Parameters

  • hash - refers to one or more bitly hashes. e.g.: 2bYgqR or a-custom-name
  • shortUrl - refers to one or more Bitlinks e.g.: http://bit.ly/1RmnUT or http://j.mp/1RmnUT
  • days - specifies the number of days for which to retrieve click data, from 1 to 30 (default 7).

Note: The maximum number of shortUrl and hash parameters is 15

Return Values

  • short_url this matches the shortUrl request parameter.
  • hash this matches the hash request parameter.
  • user_hash is the corresponding bitly user identifier.
  • global_hash is the corresponding bitly aggregate identifier.
  • user_clicks this is the total count of clicks to this user's Bitlink.
  • clicks is the number of clicks received for a given link that day.
  • day_start is time code representing the start of the day for which click data is provided.

/v3/clicks_by_minute

For one or more Bitlinks, provides time series clicks per minute for the last hour in reverse chronological order (most recent to least recent).

deprecated Note: this is deprecated in favor of /v3/link/clicks?unit=minute&units=60

Parameters

  • hash - refers to one or more bitly hashes. e.g.: 2bYgqR or a-custom-name
  • shortUrl - refers to one or more Bitlinks e.g.: http://bit.ly/1RmnUT or http://j.mp/1RmnUT

Note: The maximum number of shortUrl and hash parameters is 15

Return Values

  • short_url this matches the shortUrl request parameter.
  • hash this matches the hash request parameter.
  • user_hash is the corresponding bitly user identifier.
  • global_hash is the corresponding bitly aggregate identifier.
  • clicks is the number of clicks received for a given link that minute.

/v3/countries

deprecated Note: this is deprecated in favor of /v3/link/countries

Parameters

  • hash - refers to a bitly hash. e.g.: 2bYgqR or a-custom-name
  • shortUrl - refers to a Bitlinks e.g.: http://bit.ly/1RmnUT or http://j.mp/1RmnUT

Note: Either shortUrl or hash must be given as a parameter

Return Values

  • short_url this matches the shortUrl request parameter.
  • hash this matches the hash request parameter.
  • user_hash is the corresponding bitly user identifier.
  • global_hash is the corresponding bitly aggregate identifier.
  • countries is a list of countries from which clicks on the Bitlink have originated.
  • clicks is the number of clicks from the corresponding referrer.

/v3/highvalue

deprecated Note: This endpoint was deprecated on 10/15/2014.

/v3/lookup

deprecated Note: this is deprecated in favor of /v3/link/lookup

This is used to query for a Bitlink based on a long URL. For example you would use /v3/lookup followed by /v3/link/clicks to find click data when you have a long URL to start with.

This endpoint exists to maintain backwards compatibility with the old response format of /v3/lookup; use the new, preferred, endpoint /v3/link/lookup

Parameters

  • url - one or more long URLs to lookup

Return Values

  • url - an echo back of the url parameter.
  • short_url - the corresponding Bitlink.
  • global_hash - the corresponding bitly aggregate identifier.

/v3/referrers

deprecated Note: this is deprecated in favor of /v3/link/referrers and /v3/link/referring_domains

Parameters

  • hash - refers to a bitly hash. e.g.: 2bYgqR or a-custom-name
  • shortUrl - refers to a Bitlinks e.g.: http://bit.ly/1RmnUT or http://j.mp/1RmnUT

Note: Either shortUrl or hash must be given as a parameter

Return Values

  • short_url this matches the shortUrl request parameter.
  • hash this matches the hash request parameter.
  • user_hash is the corresponding bitly user identifier.
  • global_hash is the corresponding bitly aggregate identifier.
  • referrer is a referring site for a given Bitlink.
  • referrer_app is a referring application (such as Tweetdeck) for a given Bitlink.
  • url is the URL of a referring application (such as http://tweetdeck.com).
  • clicks is the number of clicks from the corresponding referrer.

/v3/user/bundle_history

deprecated Note: Bundles will be removed on 5/7/2015 and will be in a read only mode until that time.

Returns all bundles this user has access to (public + private + collaborator).

Parameters

  • expand_user - optional true or false - include extra user info in response.

Example Request

API Address: https://api-ssl.bitly.com
GET /v3/user/bundle_history?access_token=ACCESS_TOKEN

Example Response

{
  "data": {
    "bundles": [
      {
        "aggregate_link": "http://bit.ly/ziAHJz", 
        "bundle_link": "http://bitly.com/bundles/bitlyapioauthdemo/1", 
        "bundle_owner": "bitlyapioauthdemo", 
        "created_ts": 1332175561, 
        "description": "", 
        "last_modified_ts": 1332177579, 
        "private": false, 
        "title": "Here is a Bundle of Links!", 
        "user_link": "http://bit.ly/xhGb5J"
      }
    ]
  }, 
  "status_code": 200, 
  "status_txt": "OK"
}

/v3/user/share_counts

deprecated Note: This endpoint was deprecated on 4/8/2015.

/v3/user/share_counts_by_share_type

deprecated Note: This endpoint was deprecated on 4/8/2015.

/v3/validate

deprecated Note: this is deprecated in favor of OAuth 2.0.

For any given a bitly user login and apiKey, you can validate that the pair is active.

Parameters

  • x_login - the end users user's bitly login (for validation).
  • x_apiKey - the end users bitly apiKey (for validation).

Return Values

  • valid 0 or 1 designating whether the x_login and x_apiKey pair is currently valid.