Returns a secure, time sensitive url to allow the game to download a piece of downloadable content stored in the GameSparks platform.

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Request Parameters

Parameter Required Type Description
shortCode Yes string The short code of the Downloadable item

Response Parameters

A response containing the download URL for a downloadable item

Parameter Type Description
lastModified date The date when the downloadable item was last modified
scriptData ScriptData A JSON Map of any data added either to the Request or the Response by your Cloud Code
shortCode string The short code of the item
size number The size of the item in bytes
url string The download URL

Nested types


A collection of arbitrary data that can be added to a message via a Cloud Code script.

Parameter Type Description
myKey string An arbitrary data key
myValue JSON An arbitrary data value.

Error Codes

Key Value Description
shortCode INVALID The short code does not match any Downloadable shortCode

Code Samples


    using GameSparks.Api;
    using GameSparks.Api.Requests;
    using GameSparks.Api.Responses;
    new GetDownloadableRequest()
        .Send((response) => {
        DateTime? lastModified = response.LastModified;
        GSData scriptData = response.ScriptData;
        string shortCode = response.ShortCode;
        GetDownloadableResponse._long size = response.Size;
        string url = response.Url;

ActionScript 3

    import com.gamesparks.*;
    import com.gamesparks.api.requests.*;
    import com.gamesparks.api.responses.*;
    import com.gamesparks.api.types.*;

        .send(function(response:com.gamesparks.api.responses.GetDownloadableResponse):void {
        var lastModified:Date = response.getLastModified(); 
        var scriptData:ScriptData = response.getScriptData(); 
        var shortCode:String = response.getShortCode(); 
        var size:Number = response.getSize(); 
        var url:String = response.getUrl(); 


    #import "GS.h"
    #import "GSAPI.h"
    GSGetDownloadableRequest* request = [[GSGetDownloadableRequest alloc] init];
    [request setShortCode:shortCode;
    [request setCallback:^ (GSGetDownloadableResponse* response) {
    NSDate* lastModified = [response getLastModified]; 
    NSDictionary* scriptData = [response getScriptData]; 
    NSString* shortCode = [response getShortCode]; 
    NSNumber* size = [response getSize]; 
    NSString* url = [response getUrl]; 
    [gs send:request];


    #include <GameSparks/generated/GSRequests.h>
    using namespace GameSparks::Core;
    using namespace GameSparks::Api::Responses;
    using namespace GameSparks::Api::Requests;

    void GetDownloadableRequest_Response(GS& gsInstance, const GetDownloadableResponse& response) {
    GSDateTime::t_Optional lastModified = response.getLastModified(); 
    GSData scriptData = response.getScriptData(); 
    gsstl::string shortCode = response.getShortCode(); 
    Optional::t_LongOptional size = response.getSize(); 
    gsstl::string url = response.getUrl(); 

    GetDownloadableRequest request(gsInstance);


import com.gamesparks.sdk.api.autogen.GSRequestBuilder.GetDownloadableRequest;
import com.gamesparks.sdk.api.autogen.GSResponseBuilder.GetDownloadableResponse;
import com.gamesparks.sdk.api.autogen.GSTypes.*;
import com.gamesparks.sdk.api.GSEventListener;

    .send(new GSEventListener<GetDownloadableResponse>() {
        public void onEvent(GetDownloadableResponse response) {
            Date lastModified = response.getLastModified(); 
            String shortCode = response.getShortCode(); 
            Long size = response.getSize(); 
            String url = response.getUrl(); 

Cloud Code

    var request = new SparkRequests.GetDownloadableRequest();
    request.shortCode = ...;
    var response = request.Send();

var lastModified = response.lastModified; 
var scriptData = response.scriptData; 
var shortCode = response.shortCode; 
var size = response.size; 
var url = response.url;