Please note that this API relates to LivePersons legacy chat product which receives limited support and will be deprecated in the future.

It is recommended to build future integrations on top of LivePersons Messaging Platform SDK instead.

This method retrieves the visitor's typing status.


Method URL
GET https://{domain}/api/account/{accountId}/agentSession/{agentSessionId}/chat/{chatId}/info/visitorTyping?v=1&NC=true

Note: Currently PUT is supported using a POST method with the "X-HTTP-Method-Override:PUT" header.

Request Headers

Header Description
Authorization Bearer {bearer-from-login}
Content-Type application/json
Accept application/json


The body media type must have one of the following formats:

  • XML
  • JSON


Elements in the response

Name Description Type/Value Required Notes
visitorTyping Indicates if the visitor is currently typing a response. string Required Valid values: "typing", "not-typing", "unknown"

Response Codes

Code Response
201 Created

Response example for JSON:

  "visitorTyping" : "typing"