Add a photo to a group's pool.


This method requires authentication with 'write' permission.

Note: This method requires an HTTP POST request.


api_key (Required)
Your API application key. See here for more details.
photo_id (Required)
The id of the photo to add to the group pool. The photo must belong to the calling user.
group_id (Required)
The NSID of the group who's pool the photo is to be added to.

Example Response

This method has no specific response - It returns an empty success response if it completes without error.

Error Codes

1: Photo not found
The photo id passed was not the id of a photo owned by the caling user.
2: Group not found
The group id passed was not a valid id for a group the user is a member of.
3: Photo already in pool
The specified photo is already in the pool for the specified group.
4: Photo in maximum number of pools
The photo has already been added to the maximum allowed number of pools.
5: Photo limit reached
The user has already added the maximum amount of allowed photos to the pool.
6: Your Photo has been added to the Pending Queue for this Pool
The pool is moderated, and the photo has been added to the Pending Queue. If it is approved by a group administrator, it will be added to the pool.
7: Your Photo has already been added to the Pending Queue for this Pool
The pool is moderated, and the photo has already been added to the Pending Queue.
8: Content not allowed
The content does not comply with the group's moderation rules.
10: Maximum number of photos in Group Pool
A group pool has reached the upper limit for the number of photos allowed.
11: Group Pool is disabled
The admin of this group has disabled posting photos to the Pool
95: SSL is required
SSL is required to access the Flickr API.
96: Invalid signature
The passed signature was invalid.
97: Missing signature
The call required signing but no signature was sent.
98: Login failed / Invalid auth token
The login details or auth token passed were invalid.
99: User not logged in / Insufficient permissions
The method requires user authentication but the user was not logged in, or the authenticated method call did not have the required permissions.
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.pools.add