EVE API EVE Character ID


The Character ID API returns a list of character IDs to match a specified comma-delimited list of character names.


Base URL https://api.eveonline.com/eve/CharacterID.xml.aspx
Parameters names (comma delimited list)
Cache Time (minutes) 1380
Authentication none


<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8'?>
<eveapi version="2">
  <currentTime>2009-10-18 17:05:31</currentTime>
    <rowset name="characters" key="characterID" columns="name,characterID">
      <row name="CCP Garthagk" characterID="797400947" /> 
  <cachedUntil>2009-11-18 17:05:31</cachedUntil>

Result attributes

Name Type Description

API Functions

Account Data APIKeyInfo Characters Status
Character Data Account Balance Asset List Calendar Event Attendees Character Sheet
Contact List Contact Notifications Factional Warfare Statics Industry Jobs
Kill Log Mailing Lists Mail Bodies Mail Messages
Market Orders Medals Notification Texts Notifications
NPC Standings Research Skill In Training Skill Queue
Upcoming Calendar Events Wallet Journal Wallet Transactions
Corporation Information Account Balance Asset List Contact List Container Log
Corporation Sheet Factional Warfare Statistics Industry Jobs Kill Log
Market Orders Medals Member Medals Member Security
Member Security Log Member Tracking NPC Standings Outpost List
Outpost Service Detail POS Detail POS List Shareholder
Titles Wallet Journal Wallet Transactions
EVE Alliance List Certificate Tree Character ID Character Info
Character Name Conquerable Station List Error List Factional Warfare Statistics
Factional Warfare Top Stats Reference Types Skill Tree
Maps Factional Warfare Systems Jumps Kills Sovereignty
Miscellaneous APIs ID to Character Portrait and Corporation/Alliance Logo Server Status