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Comments v2

GET /2/event_comments
  • json
  • xml
Host: api.meetup.com
  • basic
api version 2

This method returns messages that appear under "Talk about this Meetup". To post messages, see the corresponding write method.

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Request Parameters

At least one of the required parameters must be supplied with the request.

comment_id

Return comments for a given set of comment IDs, separated by commas

event_id

Return comments on these events, separated by commas.

fields

Optionally accepts the value "member_photo" or "notifications"

group_id

Return comments in groups with these ID numbers, separated by commas

member_id

Return comments for the given member_ids, separated by commas

Ordering

name

Order by the name of the member

thread

Order by comment threads, those with the most recent activity are listed first. Only one event may be provided and desc not supported. Also note that with this ordering, replies are excluded from pagination accounting. Only top-level comments will be capped at the page size.

time

Order by the time that each rating was posted (default: descending)

Response

comment

The comment the member left for the event

comment_url

URL for the event comment on meetup.com

event

Optional field, basic info on event associated with comment

event_url

URL of the event's page on meetup.com

id

String ID of the event

name

Name of the event

time

UTC start time of the event, in milliseconds since the epoch

event_comment_id

The ID of this comment

event_id

The string ID of the event the comment belongs to

group_id

The ID of the group that the event belongs to

in_reply_to

If this is a reply, the ID of the comment replied to

like_count

optional fields parameter which adds the number of likes this comment has received

member_id

The ID of the member that posted the comment. May be 0 for former members

member_name

The name of the member that posted the comment. May be "Former Member" for former members

member_photo

If the optional "fields" parameter contains "member_photo", the member photo associated with the comment

hires_link

URL for the original sized photo

photo_id

ID of the photo

photo_link

URL for the standard sized photo

thumb_link

URL for the thumbnail sized photo

notifications

optional fields parameter to append the authorized member's current notification preference for the given comment

self

Optional field with details particular to the authorized user, only present if requested and user is a member of the hosting group

actions

list of actions the current user may perform on this comment, potentially: 'flag_spam', 'delete', 'like' or 'unlike'

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