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CancelNotifyByReferenceID

This method cancels any calls that have a given reference ID. This method will not cancel completed calls or calls in progress. You will receive credit for any successfully cancelled calls. (Reference IDs can be assigned when scheduling calls with the NotifyPhoneAdvanced, NotifyMultiplePhoneAdvanced, or NotifyMultiplePhoneBasicWithCPMandReferenceID methods.)

Syntax

CancelNotifyByReferenceID(ReferenceID, LicenseKey)

Request Parameters

Parameter Name Description Data Type Required Sample Value
ReferenceID

The reference ID of one or more calls.

String True notify1
LicenseKey

Your license key.

String True 00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000

Response

Returns: Integer

Description: Total number of calls that were cancelled.

Code Samples

You can use any programming language you want with our API, as long as it can make a REST or SOAP call. Here are examples for some of the most common platforms.

/* https://ws.esendex.us/notifyws/phonenotify.asmx?wsdl was added as a Service Reference and given the name WSDL */

using WSDL;

var client = new PhoneNotifySoapClient(PhoneNotifySoapClient.EndpointConfiguration.PhoneNotifySoap);

// Let's queue a notification and give it a reference ID.
var referenceId = "notify1";
await client.NotifyPhoneAdvancedAsync(new AdvancedNotifyRequest
{
    PhoneNumberToDial = YOUR_TO_NUMBER,
    ReferenceID = referenceId,
    TextToSay = "Hello, this is a test call.",
    UTCScheduledDateTime = DateTime.UtcNow.AddDays(1),
    LicenseKey = YOUR_LICENSE_KEY
});

// We can cancel the notification at any time before it's sent. Let's cancel it now.
var cancelled = await client.CancelNotifyByReferenceIDAsync(referenceId, YOUR_LICENSE_KEY);

Console.WriteLine("Notification was cancelled: " + cancelled);
import java.io.ByteArrayOutputStream;
import java.io.InputStream;
import java.net.MalformedURLException;
import java.net.URL;
import java.util.Properties;
import javax.xml.transform.OutputKeys;
import javax.xml.transform.Source;
import javax.xml.transform.Transformer;
import javax.xml.transform.TransformerFactory;
import javax.xml.transform.stream.StreamResult;
import javax.xml.transform.stream.StreamSource;

public final class CancelNotifyByReferenceID {
    public static void main(String[] args) {
        try {
            URL url = new URL("https://ws.esendex.us/NotifyWS/PhoneNotify.asmx/CancelNotifyByReferenceID?"
                            + "ReferenceID=000" + "&LicenseKey=00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000");
            try {
                InputStream in = url.openStream();
                StreamSource source = new StreamSource(in);
                printResult(source);
            } catch (java.io.IOException e) {
                e.printStackTrace();
            }
        } catch (MalformedURLException e) {
            e.printStackTrace();
        }
    }

    private static void printResult(Source source) {
        try {
            ByteArrayOutputStream bos = new ByteArrayOutputStream();
            StreamResult sr = new StreamResult(bos);
            Transformer trans = TransformerFactory.newInstance().newTransformer();
            Properties oprops = new Properties();
            oprops.put(OutputKeys.INDENT, "yes");
            trans.setOutputProperties(oprops);
            trans.transform(source, sr);
            System.out.println("**** Response ******");
            System.out.println(bos.toString());

            bos.close();
            System.out.println();
        } catch (Exception e) {
        }
    }
}
from datetime import datetime, timedelta
import zeep

client = zeep.Client(wsdl="https://ws.esendex.us/notifyws/phonenotify.asmx?wsdl")
license_key = "00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000"
reference_id = "notify1"

dt = datetime.utcnow() + timedelta(days=1)
utc_scheduled_date_time = f"{dt.isoformat()}Z"

# Let's queue a notification and give it a reference ID.
request = {
    "PhoneNumberToDial": "17575559999",
    "VoiceID": 1,
    "CallerIDNumber": "7575550000",
    "CallerIDName": "Esendex Services",
    "TextToSay": "Hello, this call was sent with Python.",
    "LicenseKey": license_key,
    "TryCount": 2,
    "NextTryInSeconds": 180,
    "UTCScheduledDateTime": utc_scheduled_date_time,
    "TTSrate": 10,
    "TTSvolume": 100,
    "MaxCallLength": 0,
    "ReferenceID": reference_id,
}

result = client.service.NotifyPhoneAdvanced(request)

# We can cancel the notification at any time before it's sent. Let's cancel it now.
result = client.service.CancelNotifyByReferenceID(reference_id, license_key)

print(result)
GET /NotifyWS/PhoneNotify.asmx/CancelNotifyByReferenceID?ReferenceID=string&LicenseKey=string HTTP/1.1
Host: ws.esendex.us
POST /NotifyWS/PhoneNotify.asmx/CancelNotifyByReferenceID HTTP/1.1
Host: ws.esendex.us
Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded
Content-Length: length

ReferenceID=string&LicenseKey=string
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<int xmlns="https://ws.esendex.us/NotifyWS/">int</int>
POST /NotifyWS/PhoneNotify.asmx HTTP/1.1
Host: ws.esendex.us
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length
SOAPAction: "https://ws.esendex.us/NotifyWS/CancelNotifyByReferenceID"

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/">
  <soap:Body>
    <CancelNotifyByReferenceID xmlns="https://ws.esendex.us/NotifyWS/">
      <ReferenceID>string</ReferenceID>
      <LicenseKey>string</LicenseKey>
    </CancelNotifyByReferenceID>
  </soap:Body>
</soap:Envelope>
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap="http://schemas.xmlsoap.org/soap/envelope/">
  <soap:Body>
    <CancelNotifyByReferenceIDResponse xmlns="https://ws.esendex.us/NotifyWS/">
      <CancelNotifyByReferenceIDResult>int</CancelNotifyByReferenceIDResult>
    </CancelNotifyByReferenceIDResponse>
  </soap:Body>
</soap:Envelope>
POST /NotifyWS/PhoneNotify.asmx HTTP/1.1
Host: ws.esendex.us
Content-Type: application/soap+xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap12:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap12="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope">
  <soap12:Body>
    <CancelNotifyByReferenceID xmlns="https://ws.esendex.us/NotifyWS/">
      <ReferenceID>string</ReferenceID>
      <LicenseKey>string</LicenseKey>
    </CancelNotifyByReferenceID>
  </soap12:Body>
</soap12:Envelope>
HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Type: application/soap+xml; charset=utf-8
Content-Length: length

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<soap12:Envelope xmlns:xsi="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema-instance" xmlns:xsd="http://www.w3.org/2001/XMLSchema" xmlns:soap12="http://www.w3.org/2003/05/soap-envelope">
  <soap12:Body>
    <CancelNotifyByReferenceIDResponse xmlns="https://ws.esendex.us/NotifyWS/">
      <CancelNotifyByReferenceIDResult>int</CancelNotifyByReferenceIDResult>
    </CancelNotifyByReferenceIDResponse>
  </soap12:Body>
</soap12:Envelope>