Common Error Codes & Responses

Mxit's API attempts to return the appropraite HTTP status codes for every REST API request.

HTTP Status Codes

Code
Text
Description

200

OK

It worked!

203

The Web context is null

The web context is null

400

Invalid value for messageToSend.To.... The user could not be found on MXit's platform

User has been archived, after 6 months of not logging into the client

401

OAuth token invalid or expired

OAuth token invalid or expired

403

OAuth token doesn't allow access to method call

OAuth token presented does not allow access to the method call

405

Method not allowed

You may be using the incorrect method (ie. GET instead of POST) to access the specified resource.

500

Internal error

Internal error