Getting Started

Where can I check the example applications built using Plivo?
Check out Plivo Helper Libraries to check example applications in 6 different languages: Java, Node.js, PHP, Python, Ruby, and C#. If the language you’r...
What is a sub-account and how can I create one?
A sub-account enables hierarchical management of your resources. You can use sub-accounts to distribute numbers and applications among various sub-organiza...
What languages do Plivo Helper libraries support?
Plivo helper libraries support the following 6 languages: Java, Node.js, PHP, Python, Ruby, and C#. If the language you’re looking to use is not one of ...
The feature I want doesn't seem to be supported at Plivo. What should I do?
We are going to a great length to improve our customer experience. The feature you are looking for in a specific country might not be available for now bu...
What languages can I use to build applications on Plivo?
You can build applications in any web standard programming language of you choice. To get started, check out Plivo Helper Libraries in the following 6 lan...
What's the difference between Free Trial account and Developer Account?
Free Trial accounts let you try out Plivo voice calls and SMS capabilities for free with a free US local phone number. Free Trial accounts lets you try ou...
Is there a way to retrieve the Auth Token for a sub account or a main account using the API?
No, as an AUTH TOKEN acts like a password, and hence for security reasons we don’t return it in the APIs.
What is a Plivo Helper Library?
Plivo Helper Libraries make it easier for you to build applications on Plivo in a language or a framework you want to use. These Helper Libraries simplify...
What is an Application ID?
Application ID is used by Plivo to identify a user’s application in the respective user account. Check out this page for more details.
How is Plivo Cloud different from Plivo Open Source?
Plivo Cloud makes your life easy by allowing you to just focus on developing voice and SMS apps without worrying about the infrastructure. But developer...