Retrieve Device Provisioning History:

POST /devices/history/actions/list

Returns the provisioning history of a specified device during a specified time period.


See also:
Retrieve Device Connection History
Retrieve Device Usage History

Uses and Requirements

Each response includes a maximum of 500 records. To obtain more records (for response code 202), you can call the API multiple times, adjusting the earliest value each time to start where the previous request finished.

Request Components

HTTP Request


Query Parameters


Header Parameters

The request header must contain a current ThingSpace authorization bearer token and a valid VZ-M2M session token, and must set the content-type to JSON.


Parameter Name Data Type Description
string HTTP Authorization bearer token.
string A valid session token returned by POST /session/login.
string Must be application/json.

Request Body

The request body identifies the device and reporting period that you want included in the report.

Parameter Name Data Type Description
deviceId object An identifier for a single device.

required for deviceId
string The type and value of the device identifier.
  • ESN - decimal, 11 digits
  • ICCID - decimal, up to 20 digits
  • IMEI - decimal, up to 16 digits
  • MDN - decimal, 10 digits
  • MEID - hexadecimal, 14 characters
  • MSISDN - decimal, 11 digits
string The earliest date and time for which you want provisioning data.
string The last date and time for which you want provisioning data.

Example Request Body

  "deviceId": {
    "id": "89141390780800784259",
    "kind": "iccid"
  "earliest": "2015-09-16T00:00:01Z",
  "latest": "2015-09-18T00:00:01Z"

Success Responses

Status 200 or 202

Returns a list of device provisioning events sorted by the occurredAt timestamp, oldest first.

Parameter Name Data Type Description
occurredAt dateTime The date and time when the provisioning event occured.
eventBy string The user who performed the provisioning event.
eventType string The provisioning action:
  • Activate
  • Suspend
  • Restore
  • Deactivate
  • Device Move
status string The success or failure of the provisioning event.
mdn string The MDN assigned to the device after the provisioning event.
msisdn string The MSISDN assigned to the device after the provisioning event.
servicePlan string The service plan of the device after the provisioning event occurred.
extendedAttributes   Any extended attributes for the event, as Key and Value pairs.
string The key for an extended attribute.
string The value for an extended attribute.
hasMoreData boolean False for a status 200 response.
True for a status 202 response, indicating that there is more data to be retrieved. Send another request, adjusting the earliest value in the request based on the occurredAt value for the last record in the current response.

Example Success Response

  "provisioningHistory": [
      "occurredAt": "2015-12-17T13:56:13-05:00",
      "status": "Success",
      "eventBy": "Harry Potter",
      "eventType": "Activation Confirmed",
      "servicePlan": "Tablet5GB",
      "mdn": null,
      "msisdn": "15086303371",
      "extendedAttributes": null
      "occurredAt": "2015-12-17T14:37:17-05:00",
      "status": "Success",
      "eventBy": "Placido Domingo",
      "eventType": "Mobile Terminated SMS Message Sent",
      "servicePlan": "Tablet5GB",
      "mdn": null,
      "msisdn": "5086303371",
      "extendedAttributes": null
  "hasMoreData": false

Failure Responses

Status 400

All error messages are returned in this format:

  "errorCode": "error code string",
  "errorMessage": "error message string"

Error codes and messages are listed on the Error Messages page, along with explanations and suggestions for corrective actions.

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