IG User Live Media

Represents a collection of live video IG Media on an IG User.

Creating

This operation is not supported.

Reading

GET /{ig-user-id}/live_media

Get a collection of live video IG Media on an IG User.

Limitations

Only live video IG Media being broadcast at the time of the request will be returned.

Time-based Pagination

This endpoint supports time-based pagination. Include since and until query-string paramaters with Unix timestamp or strtotime data values to define a time range.

Requirements

TypeRequirement

Access Tokens

User

Permissions

instagram_basic
instagram_read_engagement
pages_read_engagement


If the app user was granted a role via the Business Manager on the Page connected to the targeted IG User, you will also need one of:


ads_management
business_management

Request Syntax

GET https://graph.facebook.com/{api-version}/{ig-user-id}/live_media
  ?access_token={access-token}

Path Parameters

PlaceholderValue

{api-version}
String

API version.

{ig-user-id}
Required
String

App user's app-scoped user ID.

Query String Parameters

KeyValue

access_token
Required
String

App user's User access token.

fields
Comma-separated list

Comma-separated list of IG Media fields you want returned for each live IG Media in the result set.

since
timestamp

A Unix timestamp or strtotime data value that points to the start of a range of time-based data. See time-based pagination.

until
timestamp

A Unix timestamp or strtotime data value that points to the end of a range of time-based data. See time-based pagination.

Response

A JSON-formatted object containing the data you requested.

{
  "data": [],
  "paging": {}
}

Response Contents

PropertyValue

data

An array of IG Media on an IG User.

paging

An object containing paging cursors and next/previous data set retrievial URLs.

cURL Example

Request

curl -X GET \
  'https://graph.facebook.com/v14.0/17841405822304914/live_media?fields=id,media_type,media_product_type,owner,username,comments&access_token=IGQVJ...'

Response

{
   "id":"90010498116233",
   "media_type":"BROADCAST",
   "media_product_type":"LIVE",
   "owner":{
      "id":"17841405822304914"
   },
   "username":"jayposiris",
   "comments":{
      "data":[
        {
            "hidden": false,
            "id": "17907364514064687",
            "like_count": 0,
            "media": {
                "id": "17892642502701087"
            },
            "text": "@jayposiris",
            "timestamp": "2021-08-17T21:23:07+0000",
            "username": "bztest0316_11",
            "from": {
                "id": "5895605157123796",
                "username": "bztest0316_11"
            }
        }
      ]
   }
}

Updating

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Deleting

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