Create Email OTP

POST /v1/auth/otps/email/send

Send an OTP (one-time passcode) to the provided email for login verification.

HTTP Request

POST /v1/auth/otps/email/send


A successful response returns an object with user_id and email_id properties.



  • email string Required

    Email that uniquely identifies the user.

    Minimum length is 1.

  • Expiration time of the OTP in minutes. Must be between 1 to 10 minutes, defaults to 1 minute.

  • Device fingerprinting metadata for fraud detection during verification step. This is useful to ensure that the user who originated the request matches the user that verifies the token. Verification requirements can be enabled in the Verify OTP step by matching fields in the device_fingerprint such as IP, User Agent or the combination of them (more fraud detection features coming soon!)

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    • ip string

      IP of the user originating the request.

    • User Agent of the browser originating the request.


  • 200 application/json
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POST /v1/auth/otps/email/send
curl \
 -X POST \
 -H "Authorization: Bearer $ACCESS_TOKEN" \
 -H "Content-Type: application/json" \
 -d '{"email":"","expires_in":3}'
Request example
  "email": "",
  "expires_in": 3
Response examples (200)
  "email_id": "email_26l7dYo0JPFLGmWNv1vNwcYh0FF",
  "user_id": "user_24wFP9pDa9YiMJLun94iKykoZs2"