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Getting the Read-only Administrator’s Name

Retrieve the Read-only Administrator’s name using the GET /settings/readOnlyAdminName HTTP method and URI.

HTTP Method and URI

To retrieve the read-only username, administrative or read-only permissions are required:

GET /settings/readOnlyAdminName


Curl request syntax:

curl -u [admin]:[password]


Curl request example:

curl -u Administrator:password \


If successful, a response is returned with the read-only user name as payload:


If there is no read-only user, the following error is returned:

Requested resource not found.