Retrieve details on a single Web hosting account in a shopping cart.


Use this command to retrieve information on a Web hosting item in the shopping cart. Use the GetCartContent command from the API Commands catalog to retrieve the CartItemID value.


All resellers have access to this command.

Implementation on eNom.com

Log on to resellertest.enom.com with Login ID resellid, password resellpw.


For a Web hosting account, the Product Description column displays the results of the WebHostGetCartItem command.


The query must meet the following requirements:

  • The login ID and password must be valid.
  • The Web hosting account must belong to this domain name account.

Input parameters

Build the query string using this syntax:

command=nameofcommand&uid=yourloginid&pw=yourpassword &paramname=paramvalue&nextparamname=nextparamvalue


Parameter Status Description Max Size
UID Required Account login ID 20
PW Required Account password 20
CartItemID Required ID of a shopping cart item. To retrieve cart item IDs, use the GetCartContent command from the domain account API catalog. 10
ResponseType Optional Format of response. Options are Text (default), HTML, or XML. 4


Returned parameters and values

Parameter Description
ItemID Shopping cart item ID
UserID Web hosting account name
Password Web hosting account password
Domain Domain association for this Web hosting account
HostPackageID Host package ID number
OverageOptionID Overage option ID number
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 parameterErr(ErrCount) can be presented to the client. Otherwise process the returned parameters as defined above.