Adding a private comment to an idea in a pipeline

Comments can be posted to an idea in a pipeline through this API. Currently just plain text comments are supported.

POST parameters

  • id - The ID of the pipeline
  • ideaId - The ID of the idea
  • comment - The comment body

Note, this API endpoint also requires valid X-On-Behalf-Of headers as it imports skill and interest information into Brainstorm. See here for more information.

POST: /api/pipeline/addPrivateComment

Setting the ContentType

All POST requests to Brainstorm must have the following content type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded

        webRequest.ContentType = "application/x-www-form-urlencoded";

Upon successfull request, you will see an ApiSuccessCreate XML or JSON response.

<ApiSuccessCreate xmlns="" xmlns:i="">
  <Message>Successfully created</Message>