You are invoking a Symantec Mobility API, which requires that you generate an API key. You generate the key and include it with the API call to the Mobility server. However, when you attempt to access Mobility via the API, the API call is rejected and you one of the following errors:.
“Invalid API key” is displayed in the logs
"HTTP Error 403: FORBIDDEN" is returned from the API
The API key contains one of the following symbols: ! # $ & ‘ ( ) * = , / : ; = ?
You can either regenerate another API key that doesn’t have one of the reserved characters, or you can encode the symbol in the URL by using the hexadecimal representation of the symbol’s ASCII value. This value is preceded by the % symbol. The following table provides the encoded values for the reserved symbol set:
HEX Encoded Value
Imported Document ID: TECH223577
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