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Admin Model

Example Object

    "type": "admin",
    "id": "493881",
    "name": "Hoban Washburne",
    "email": "[email protected]",
    "job_title": "Philosopher",
    "away_mode_enabled": false,
    "away_mode_reassign": false,
    "has_inbox_seat": true,
    "team_ids": [

Admin Object

typestringValue is admin.
idstringThe id of the admin
namestringThe name of the admin
emailstringThe email address of the admin
job_titlestringThe job title of the admin
away_mode_enabledbooleanIdentifies if this admin is currently set in away mode.
away_mode_reassignbooleanIdentifies if this admin is set to automatically reassign new conversations to the apps default inbox.
has_inbox_seatbooleanIdentifies if a teammate has a paid inbox seat to restrict/allow features that require them
team_idslistThis is a list of teams id's that you are part of
avatarurlImage for the associated team or teammate


Information on has_inbox_seat

As inbox seats are a new feature with our new pricing plans, customers not migrated to our new pricing will have has_inbox_seat set to true.

We only check if the teammate making the API call has seats, not the app itself, nor all admins within the app.

If an admin has_inbox_seats set to false, then certain calls will fail, such as:

Setting an admin to have away mode and/or to reassign conversations
Assigning a conversation to an admin or a team
Adding or removing another customer to a group conversation

If it fails, we let the developer know by returning a 403 Forbidden error, alongside a clarifying error code/message as can be seen in the examples to the right.

Errors for admins without inbox seats

    "type": "error.list",
    "request_id": "0002miv9og586ig3aln0",
    "errors": [
            "code": "action_forbidden",
            "message": "This admin does not have Inbox access permissions"