API ChangeLog

Watch this page to stay up to date with everything that's going on both in the Dailymotion API and on this Developer Area. New features, improvements and important messages will be relayed here regularly.

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August 29th, 2016

  • contest feature is deprecated.
  • MCNs can upload videos on behalf of their children's channels, See this guide to learn more.

July 29th, 2016

June 29th, 2016

May 29th, 2016

April 26th, 2016

March 26th, 2016

February 26th, 2016

January 26th, 2016

December 26th, 2015

November 26th, 2015

  • Removed support of group graph object, its connections and all related fields.
  • Some API errors return a reason in the payload, example (birthday_field_invalid, birthday_field_legal_restriction...)
  • video graph object : Deprecated the swf_url field.
  • video graph object : Removed support of official, creative fields.
  • video graph object : Removed support of block_countries, allow_countries fields.
  • video graph object : Removed support of season, episode, director, visa, release_date fields.
  • video graph object : Removed support of stream_h264_ld_rtmpe_url, stream_h264_rtmpe_url, stream_h264_hq_rtmpe_url, stream_h264_hd_rtmpe_url, stream_h264_hd1080_rtmpe_url, stream_live_rtsp_url fields.
  • user graph object : Added the usernames filter.
  • Added API terms.

October 26th, 2015

September 26th, 2015

August 26th, 2015

July 26th, 2015

June 3rd, 2015

  • Revamped and separated the Data API and Video player documentations for added clarity.
  • Added the Cache-Control HTTP header to more responses so that you know when to cache client side.
  • Allowed nullation of the website_url, facebook_url, twitter_url and donation_url fields on the user object.
  • Fixed a few unresponsive filters and flags on the user, video, channel and playlist objects.
  • Added an upload callback parameter in our PHP SDK.
  • Sponsored #OpenEdxHack the first MOOC dedicated hackathon in France organized by Edx and Fun.

April 29th, 2015

  • Added documentation links to the API Explorer.
  • Added the relations connection to the user graph object to retrieve related user accounts.
  • Added a search box to the whole developer area, enabling quick jump from section to section.
  • Added the private_id field on the video graph object to retrieve your own videos' private identifiers.
  • Sponsored the first open innovation challenge involving Europe's key digital players at Hack4Europe.

March 26th, 2015

  • Exposed a new game object. You can now attach a video game to any video.
  • Added new guide about Live streaming feature
  • Added a way to retrieve HTTPS upload URLs by passing the ssl_assets=true global parameter.
  • Fixed SSL version used in the PHP SDK. Due to the POODLE/CVE-2014-3566 vulnerability, the Dailymotion API servers are about to drop SSLv3 support. This change allows PHP to chose the best SSL version available by itself. Update your SDK as soon as possible!

March 6rd, 2015