Get information about a group discussion topic.


This method does not require authentication.


api_key (Required)
Your API application key. See here for more details.
group_id (Required)
NSID or group alias of the group to which the topic belongs. Making this parameter optional for legacy reasons, but it is highly recommended to pass this in to get better performance.
topic_id (Required)
The ID for the topic to edit.

Example Response

<wrapper><?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
<rsp stat="ok">
  <topic id="72157607082559966" subject="Who's still around?" author="30134652@N05" authorname="JAMAL'S ACCOUNT" is_pro="0" role="admin" iconserver="0" iconfarm="0" count_replies="1" can_edit="1" can_delete="0" can_reply="0" is_sticky="0" is_locked="0" datecreate="1337975869" datelastpost="1337975921" last_reply="72157607082559968">
    <message>Is anyone still around in this group?</message>

Error Codes

1: Topic not found
The topic_id is invalid
2: Topic unavailable
The group discussion is unavailable to non-members
100: Invalid API Key
The API key passed was not valid or has expired.
105: Service currently unavailable
The requested service is temporarily unavailable.
106: Write operation failed
The requested operation failed due to a temporary issue.
111: Format "xxx" not found
The requested response format was not found.
112: Method "xxx" not found
The requested method was not found.
114: Invalid SOAP envelope
The SOAP envelope send in the request could not be parsed.
115: Invalid XML-RPC Method Call
The XML-RPC request document could not be parsed.
116: Bad URL found
One or more arguments contained a URL that has been used for abuse on Flickr.

API Explorer

API Explorer : flickr.groups.discuss.topics.getInfo