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Pete Helgren
Validate user by email and password
August 16, 2013 8:39 AM

Pete Helgren

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Join Date: April 7, 2011

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I have a mobile app (servlet) that is hosted on the same server as LR (6.0.6) and uses services provided by LR in conjunction with several other servlets. I can access several of the services by user email address but I want the user to authenticate before I pass the email address to the API's I have written. Since they already have a userid and password in LR, is there an API I can call and pass it the email and password and LR will return whether the combination is valid or not? I scanned through the source and I can find a password reset API but I couldn't find an API that just was a pass/fail on an email/password combination.
Tomas Polesovsky
RE: Validate user by email and password
August 16, 2013 12:37 PM

Tomas Polesovsky


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Hi Pete,,L591

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