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Retrieving the current User

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Each Brandwatch User has associated metadata, including their permissions.

The following call will list the current User:

curl -X GET https://api.brandwatch.com/user

The response will look like the following:

{
  "id": 32987387,
  "username": "[email protected]",
  "password": "[protected]",
  "passwordConfirmation": null,
  "oldPassword": null,
  "passwordExpiryDate": null,
  "clientId": 59580958,
  "firstName": "John",
  "lastName": "Doe",
  "creationDate": "2016-06-29T16:19:17.744+0000",
  "enabled": true,
  "job": "Research analyst",
  "department": "Insights",
  "uiRole": "admin",
  "address": "1 Home Road, London, England",
  "phone": "",
  "mobile": "999-999-999",
  "messenger": "johndoe121",
  "apiRole": [
    "BW_BASIC_USER",
    "BW_ADMIN_USER"
  ],
  "ccAccess": "no_access",
  "externalId": null,
  "tags": {
    "notify": "true"
  },
  "twoFactorAuthConfigured": true,
  "blocked": false,
  "products": [
    {
      "code": "mybrandwatch"
    }
  ]
}

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Retrieving the current User


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