What number format is acceptable for the Number Insight API?
How should I format numbers when using the Number Insight API?
- Number Insight API
- Number Format
The phone number provided to the Number Insights API can be either in the international format or in a local format, accompanied by a country code (parametrized additionally as "&country=<CC>", where <CC> is the two character country code for the country that the number is from). The API takes care of numbers in different formats, accommodating for symbols such as +, -, (, ), and spaces. Additionally, Number Insights also understands Phonewords so alphanumeric special numbers are also accepted.
Examples of acceptable numbers:
- number=+99 (999) 999-9999
If a number is not in any acceptable format, or violates the standard E.164 rules, the API will reject it.
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