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Wolfram Alpha API for JSON response

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I am using Wolfram Alpha Web API for my project which returns an XML response by default. Does Wolfram Alpha support JSON response? If so, what parameter will I need to pass to my web api to make it return a JSON response rather than an XML?

POSTED BY: Shubham Shukla
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The WolframAlpha API documentation has a section called "[Summary of Output Formats][1]".

The result of a call to the API is always an XML document, with each pod and/or subpod represented in one or more of the following formats.

So while the different pods support different formats, the API always returns an XML document.

POSTED BY: Sean Clarke

Could you please provide an example? W|A returns a xml file and you can use python and other bindings to parse the xml file on your local machine.

Related link: Wolfram Alpha and Python

POSTED BY: Shenghui Yang
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