Add Comment


Add a comment to a record in an app.
Method POST
URL https://{subdomain}
URL(guest space) https://{subdomain}{SpaceID}/v1/record/comment.json
Authentication API Token Authentication , Password Authentication
Content-Type application/json


The user or API Token must have permission to view the record to add a comment.

Request Parameters

app Integer or String Yes The App ID.
record Integer or String Yes The Record ID.
comment Object Yes An object including comment details.
comment.text String Yes The comment text. The maximum characters of the comment is 65535.
comment.mentions Array of Objects Optional An array including information to mention other users.
comment.mentions[].code String Optional The code the user, group or organization that will be mentioned. The maximum number of mentions is 10. The mentioned users will be placed in front of the comment text when the API succeeds.
comment.mentions[].type String Optional The type of the mentioned target.
  • USER: User
  • GROUP: Group
  • ORGANIZATION: Department

Sample Request

JavaScript (using Kintone REST API Request)

curl Sample

Response Parameters

id String The Comment ID.

Sample Response


The ID of the added comment will be returned.

Sample comment added by API Token.


  • If an API Token is used to post a comment, the comment will be posted by the "Administrator" user.
  • If the mentioned name has a localized name setting, and the language of the localized name is the same as the comment poster's language settings, the mentioned name will be posted as the localized name.
  • Inactive/deleted users, departments, and groups cannot be mentioned.
  • An error will return if the commenting feature of the app is turned off.
  • For other limitations, check the limitations on this page
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