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The backend of the AutoDNS XML interface is addressed via XML communication. Every XML request is checked for validity and the existence of required authorizations, processed and then answered with an XML response. The XML response contains information about the successful or unsuccessful completion of the operation and any requested data (for example, for the Info and List tasks ).
Depending on the task the request is processed synchronously (realtime) via data from the database or via communication with the registry (asynchronous).

Interface Addresses


Every user can use the interface without additional activation.

Transport and Coding

The XML request is sent as a body of an HTTP request to the URLs mentioned above.

The content-type is application/xml.

The encoding is UTF-8.

When converting UTF-8 with Microsoft.NET, note that the UTF-8 XML string must not contain a byte order mark (BOM). By default, a byte order mark is set at the beginning of the string.


Only 3 requests per second and IP can be executed.

Meaning of Status Types and Status Codes

The system responses contain information about the status of the request in the tag <status>.

Default Tasks

The AutoDNS XML API knows five order types for standard objects:

    Creating an object
    Changing an existing object
    Deleting an existing object
  • INFO
    Single query of an object
  • LIST
    List query for a group of identical objects

Default Request


A request is made up of an authentication and one or more task blocks.

      auth/authentication/auth_session (Authentication)
      owner (subuser)
       task (task)
            code (task code)

XML Example


Default Response


For each task, one result object is returned, each of which returns a status.

response (Root-Tag)
      result (Pro Auftragstyp ein Ergebnis)

XML Example