Retrieve pricing for the components of Web hosting packages, including price breaks for larger packages.


Use this command to retrieve pricing for components of Web hosting packages.

To retrieve the prices you currently pay, use parameter AccountType=reseller.

To retrieve the prices you currently charge, use parameter AccountType=retail.

To retrieve the prices you currently charge a specific subaccount, use parameter SubID=SubaccountName.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on

Log on to with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.

The Set Component Unit Pricing table displays both the AccountType=reseller and AccountType=retail return values.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:


Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
AccountType Either AccountType or SubID is Required; default value is reseller Use AccountType=reseller to retrieve the prices this account pays. Use AccountType=retail to retrieve the prices this account charges. 8
SubID Either AccountType or SubID is Required. If you use the SubID parameter, do not use the AccountType parameter. Name of the subaccount to retrieve the prices for. Return values are the prices the subaccount pays (wholesale prices) for components. 20
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Options are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
Qty Number of units of each component. This number represents the lowest value in the range. For example, if a query returns a node with Qty=1 and another with Qty=5, the node with Qty=1 gives prices for 1 to 4 units of each component.
BandwidthPrice Price for each bandwidth unit (each unit contains 20GB)
WebStoragePrice Price for each Web storage unit (each unit contains 1GB)
DBStoragePrice Price for each database storage unit (each unit contains 250MB)
POPMailPrice Price for each POP mail unit (each unit contains 10 email boxes, with 100MB storage per mailbox)
PackageCount Number of pricing levels present in this account.
Command Name of command executed
ErrCount The number of errors if any occurred. If greater than 0 check the Err(1 to ErrCount) values.
Err(x) Error messages explaining the failure. These can be presented as is back to the client.
Done True indicates this entire response has reached you successfully.



  • The default response format is plain text. To receive the response in HTML or XML format, send ResponseType=HTML or ResponseType=XML in your request.
  • Check the return parameter ErrCount. If greater than 0 the transaction failed. The parameter Err(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.