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Retrieve Contacts from Components via REST API

is there any official REST API in Joomla? If yes I would like to retrieve Contacts from Components, do you have any advice on how to achieve it?
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Joomla 3 - JSON with modules

I am new to Joomla and facing a situation - I need to have a page with custom URL (/dashboard) which would return some data in JSON that external application will read. I have a Slideshow CK module, ...
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Including Results from API Call in Joomla! Search Results

My organization uses Joomla! for its customer facing site. There is a database that I only have REST API access to. I'm trying to ping that API to include results from it alongside the normal Joomla! ...
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Error! Could not find a Joomla! XML setup file in the package

I'm looking for an extension to serve my Joomla 1.5 websites contents as REST, after some search I've found https://extensions.joomla.org/extension/rest-api/ component, but there is no specification ...
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Accessing ajax/REST based php api

Someone built a site using joomla and third party plugin RS Forms Pro and created a page where a client could configure and purchase a product (via stripe). But they have asked me to write some ...
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Integrating an existing API with PHP/mySQL to Joomla for inventory Management

I have implemented an API on my server with PHP/mySQL to create products, categories, orders etc.For the sake of testing i had been testing the whole system with Postman. At this stage of the project ...
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What is the best way to create REST/SOAP/JSON Web Services for Joomla?

If I have to create Web Services (REST/SOAP APIs) for Joomla based website. I have MySQL DataBase running with Joomla website and I wanted to create mobile apps for that. By using same Database how ...
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How to leverage external JSON REST API in Joomla 3.5.1 after user login?

I need to integrate a Joomla website with a third party REST API. Let me try to clarify what I'm trying to do. Ideally when a user logs on to the Joomla website once they authenticate they will also ...
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Model / View pulling data from external API(s)

I have a model pulling data from two external API's, concatenating the returned arrays, and a view template that displays it. I have a sub-view that will need only one of the API's. So my question ...
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Making changes to a Joomla site via REST

Has the J! project got an official REST API that can be used to manage a running Joomla site? At this stage it looks like we will need to manage at least: articles, categories, tags and perhaps even a ...
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How to use com_api plugin for REST?

I have installed the com_api component and plugin from the official site for REST calls. I should authenticate user login with a web service at another domain using REST POST. How should I do it? I ...
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RESTful API to manage article

We have an application which collaboratively collects data from authors. We want to upload curated content to different joomla powered sites. The current application is built on Ruby on Rails. Does ...
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API to publish articles on Joomla [duplicate]

Does Joomla provide any kind of APIs to publish articles? I have Ruby on Rails application for content authoring and need to publish articles to different site which runs on Joomla
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Creating an API for a Joomla extension

I need to create an API so an external client can perform actions on my custom extensions database table. What would be the right approach? Should I use https://api.joomla.org/cms-3/ for this? How?! ...