Custom Program
expireHold()
This method expires a funds hold made with createHold().
Parameters
Parameter Required Data type Pattern Notes
apiLogin Yes String

50 characters or less

AbC123-9999

Provider's Web Service Username as provided and authenticated by Galileo for the requesting IP Address.
apiTransKey Yes String

15 characters or less

4sb62fh6w4h7w34g

Web Service Password as provided and authenticated by Galileo for the requesting IP Address.
providerId Yes Integer

10 digits or less

9999

Galileo issued unique Provider identifier.
transactionId Yes String

60 characters or less

9845dk-39fdk3fj3-4483483478

A unique system generated ID number that identifies the API transaction with Galileo Processing systems. A UUID is preferred. This must be different for each transaction.
holdId Yes Integer

Positive integer value

453434

Hold ID as returned by getHoldHistory().
expirationDateTime Yes DateTime

YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS

2017-01-01 13:00:00

Must be a fully qualified date including the 24 hour format timestamp.
Status Codes
Status Code description
0 Success
2 Invalid parameter(s)
12 Invalid customer account
540-01 Provided hold id does not map to an active hold in our system.
540-02 Provided expiration date needs to be in the correct format (YYYY-MM-DD HH:MM:SS) and needs to be in the future. Omit this field if you want to expire the hold immediately.
540-03 An unknown error occurred while creating the hold. Please contact client support if this error persists.
-1 Indicates that the application record failed to update or return.
Response
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<response>
   <status_code>0</status_code>
   <status>Success</status>
   <system_timestamp>2017-02-27 17:32:01</system_timestamp>
   <response_data>
     <new_balance>3.79</new_balance>
     <hold_id>55</hold_id>
   </response_data>
   <processing_time>4.983</processing_time>
   <echo>
     <transaction_id>860631505</transaction_id>
     <provider_transaction_id>GAAP test</provider_transaction_id>
     <provider_timestamp>2017-02-27 17:31:21</provider_timestamp>
   </echo>
</response>
 
Response Description Example Value
status The condition of a process or response (such as embossed card, account, freeze, and so on). Success
status_code The status of the response. 0
system_timestamp A system generated timestamp. 2011-02-02 11:11:12
response_data A structure for the response data. It can be empty but usually will contain information. <response_data>
   <new_account>   </new_account>
</response_data>
hold_id The ID associated with the hold. 11
payment_trans_id Galileo generated card payment or load transaction integer ID. 2181409
processing_time The time elapsed in processing the transaction. 1.723
echo A structure that displays transaction ID information. <echo>
  <transaction_id>...</transaction_id>
  <provider_transaction_id>...</provider_transaction_id>
  <provider_timestamp>...</provider_timestamp>
</echo>
transaction_id A number that represents a transaction. 12345a
provider_transaction_id Secondary transaction identifier (generated by a provider). 77bb
provider_timestamp Store a related timestamp for reporting and troubleshooting purposes. 2013-02-06 10:10:10
Code Snippet
                    # The following shell script will use cURL to call expireHold
# and return the json response.

curl -d '{"apiLogin":"AbC1234-9999", "apiTransKey":"9845dk-39fdk3fj3-4483483478", "transactionId":"45k-dk3fj3-44478", "holdId":"453434", "expirationDateTime":"2017-01-01 13:00:00"}' \ 
-H "response-content-type: json" \ 
-X POST https://**your-full-implementation-url**/expireHold
                
                    // The following Java code will make a expireHold call
// and print the json response.

import java.io.BufferedReader;
import java.io.IOException;
import java.io.InputStreamReader;
import java.io.OutputStream;
import java.io.Reader;
import java.net.HttpURLConnection;
import java.net.MalformedURLException;
import java.net.URL;
import java.net.URLEncoder;
import java.util. *;

class GalileoAPICall
{
    public static void main(String[] args) {
        try {
            Map<String,Object> params = new LinkedHashMap<>();
           params.put("apiLogin", "AbC1234-9999");
           params.put("apiTransKey", "9845dk-39fdk3fj3-4483483478");
           params.put("transactionId", "45k-dk3fj3-44478");
           params.put("holdId", "453434");
           params.put("expirationDateTime", "2017-01-01 13:00:00");
            StringBuilder postData = new StringBuilder();
            for (Map.Entry<String,Object> param : params.entrySet()) {
                if (postData.length() != 0) postData.append('&');
                postData.append(URLEncoder.encode(param.getKey(), "UTF-8"));
                postData.append('=');
                postData.append(URLEncoder.encode(String.valueOf(param.getValue()), "UTF-8"));
            }
            byte[] postDataBytes = postData.toString().getBytes("UTF-8");

            URL url = new URL("https://**your-full-implementation-url**/expireHold");

            HttpURLConnection conn = (HttpURLConnection) url.openConnection();
            conn.setRequestMethod("POST");
            conn.setRequestProperty("response-content-type", "json");
            conn.setRequestProperty("Content-Length", String.valueOf(postDataBytes.length));
            conn.setDoOutput(true);
            conn.getOutputStream().write(postDataBytes);

            String xmlOutput;

            Reader in = new BufferedReader(new InputStreamReader(conn.getInputStream(), "UTF-8"));
            for (int c; (c = in.read()) >= 0;) {
                System.out.print((char)c);
            }
        } catch (MalformedURLException e) {
            e.printStackTrace();
        } catch (IOException e) {
            e.printStackTrace();
        }
    }
}
                
                    # The following Python code will call expireHold
# and print the json response.

import requests
headers = {'response-content-type': 'json'}
payload = {'apiLogin': 'AbC1234-9999', 'apiTransKey': '9845dk-39fdk3fj3-4483483478', 'transactionId': '45k-dk3fj3-44478', 'holdId': '453434', 'expirationDateTime': '2017-01-01 13:00:00'}
r = requests.post(url='https://**your-full-implementation-url**/expireHold', data=payload, headers=headers)
try:
    print(r.json())
except:
    print(r.status_code)
                
                    // The following PHP code will make a expireHold call
// and prints the json response.

$endpoint = 'https://**your-full-implementation-url**/expireHold';
$params = array('apiLogin'=>'AbC1234-9999', 'apiTransKey'=>'9845dk-39fdk3fj3-4483483478', 'transactionId'=>'45k-dk3fj3-44478', 'holdId'=>'453434', 'expirationDateTime'=>'2017-01-01 13:00:00');

$curl = curl_init();
curl_setopt($curl, CURLOPT_POST, 1);
curl_setopt($curl, CURLOPT_POSTFIELDS, $params);
curl_setopt($curl, CURLOPT_URL, $endpoint);
curl_setopt($curl, CURLOPT_HTTPHEADER, array('response-content-type: json'));
curl_setopt($curl, CURLOPT_RETURNTRANSFER, 1);

$result = curl_exec($curl);
curl_close($curl);
$json = new json_decode($result, true);
print_r($json);

                
                    // The following C# code will make a expireHold call
// and print the json response.

using System;using System.IO;
using System.Net;
using System.Text;

byte[] data = Encoding.ASCII.GetBytes(
    "apiLogin=AbC1234-9999&apiTransKey=9845dk-39fdk3fj3-4483483478&transactionId=45k-dk3fj3-44478&holdId=453434&expirationDateTime=2017-01-01 13:00:00");
WebRequest request = WebRequest.Create("https://**your-full-implementation-url**/expireHold");
request.Method = "POST"\;
request.ContentLength = data.Length;
request.Headers.Add("response-content-type", "json");
using (Stream stream = request.GetRequestStream())
{
    stream.Write(data, 0, data.Length);
}
string responseContent = null;
using (WebResponse response = request.GetResponse())
{
    using (Stream stream = response.GetResponseStream())
    {
        using (StreamReader sr = new StreamReader(stream))
        {
            responseContent = sr.ReadToEnd();
        }
    }
}
Console.WriteLine(responseContent);
                
                    # The following Ruby code will make a expireHold call
# and print the json response.

require 'uri'
require 'net/http'

uri = URI("https://**your-full-implementation-url**/expireHold")
https = Net::HTTP.new(uri.host, uri.port)
https.use_ssl = true
request = Net::HTTP::Post.new(uri.path)
request['response-content-type'] = 'json'
request.body = {apiLogin: 'AbC1234-9999', apiTransKey: '9845dk-39fdk3fj3-4483483478', transactionId: '45k-dk3fj3-44478', holdId: '453434', expirationDateTime: '2017-01-01 13:00:00'}.to_json
response = https.request(request)
puts response