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getRetrieving Snapshots

Fetching an archive from the Wayback Machine API is done with a RESTful HTTP GET request

Definition

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Parameters

Query Params

url:
required
string
timestamp:
timestamp
1-14 digit string (e.g. 20060101) of the format (YYYYMMDDhhmmss) used to retrieve Wayback Snapshots at a certain time. If not specified, the most recenty available capture in Wayback is returned
callback:
string
An optional callback which may be specified to produce a JSONP response.

Examples


Result Format


User Information

Try It Out

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