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Knowledge base - can I show full hierarchy of all books and all content?


#1

hi - I would like to develop a FAQ system based on the KB being pulled into my site via the API, however - rather than having to click on each book then chapter then page to get the information, I would like to basically have it all as one entire page.

once the content is being pulled out in its entirety I would like to then build in an “accordion” style selection for each answer, therefore making it not have to refresh the page each time a topic is clicked.

I can see that in the portal you have a printer friendly link, which simply displays the various levels of KB in one go. is this possible through the API? if not - how do I achieve this?

to recap - I would like from the very top - to the very bottom a list of all books, the chapters within, and the pages within those chapters listed


#2

Yes, that’s no problem. With the API simply pull in everything, you would then build the accordion in the HTML/javascript. There’s nothing that prevents this in the API, using api method kb.getBookTOC with the fWithPageHTML option you’ll get a tree with chapters and pages all together.