A Tencent Cloud API call is completed by sending a request towards Tencent Cloud API server address while adding corresponding request parameters into the request according to API description. A Tencent Cloud API request is composed of server address, communication protocol, request method, request parameters and character encoding. Details are described below:
The service connection address of Tencent Cloud APIs depends on the modules. For more information, please see the descriptions of each API.
Most Tencent Cloud APIs communicate over HTTPS to provide high-security channels.
Tencent Cloud APIs support both POST and GET requests.
x-www-form-urlencoded, since the API on the cloud obtains request parameters from $_POST.
Two types of parameters are required for each Tencent Cloud API request: common request parameters and API request parameters. Common request parameters are required for all APIs (for more information, please see Common Request Parameters section), while API request parameters are specific to each API. For more information, please see the "Request Parameters" description of each API.
All requests for Tencent Cloud APIs and their returned results are encoded using UTF-8 character set.