# Random API

# Quote

Returns a random meaningful quote to enlighten your day.

Example

"The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing." – Walt Disney

API Base URL

https://api.abracadalo.com/random/quote
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Outputs

Name Type Description
quote String A random quote.
author String Name of the author.

# String/Password

Generate a random string. This function can also be used to generate strong passwords.

API Base URL

https://api.abracadalo.com/random/string
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Example

15"RUc_g22tUFK_*h%"

Parameters

Name Type Description Required
length Number Desired length of the string. Yes
uppercase Boolean Should use capital letters (Default: true). No
lowercase Boolean Should use lowercase letters (Default: true). No
numbers Boolean Should use numbers (Default: true). No
special Boolean Should use special characters (<>`!?@#$%^&*().,_-) (Default: true). No
exclude String Characters to exclude. For example, type "3j$" to explicitly exclude the characters "3", "j", and "$" from the generated string. No

Outputs

Name Type Description
string String Random string.

# Option

Randomly choose an item in a list of options.

Example

"red, green, yellow, blue""yellow"

API Base URL

https://api.abracadalo.com/random/option
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Parameters

Name Type Description Required
options String Comma separated list of options. Yes

Outputs

Name Type Description
option String Random option.

# UUID

Generate a random unique identifier (UUID (opens new window)).

Example

"acde070d-8c4c-4f0d-9d8a-162843c10333"

API Base URL

https://api.abracadalo.com/random/uuid
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Outputs

Name Type Description
uuid String A UUID.
Last Updated: 3/12/2022, 12:26:02 PM