China API Portal URL: http://adapis.travelsky.com/. You can visit the site with IE or Firefox. Home page is shown as Illus. 1.
Illus. 1 China API Portal
You can go to the register page as Illus. 2 through the ??sign up?? button.
Illus. 2 User Register
Illus. 3 Request list
Your registration will go through a vetting process by the administrator. After approved, your registered email box will receive a ??registration approved?? message, shown as Illus. 4. Please log in China API Portal with the password provided and modify it as soon as possible.
Illus. 4 Registration approved mail
Please provide information as complete as possible to ensure your registration can be approved, because the rejected user name and email would be recorded and prohibited from later registration.
Illus. 5 Registration refused mail
As Illus. 6 shows, the ??lost user name??? link located on the homepage can be used to get your user name back if you lost it. After input your registered email and submit, you??ll receive an email with your user name in it.
Illus. 6 Retrieve user name
As Illus. 7.a shows, use the ??lost password??? link on the homepage to reset password. There are two methods as ??by user name?? and ??by email??. If you select the ??by user name??, input your registered user name, and answer the question for resetting password shown as Illus. 7.b. You will be given a new password through email.
Sign in / Sign out
User can sign in the system after receiving approval email. The interface is shown as Illus. 8. If the ??auto login?? box is checked and cookie feather is enabled, you will be able to sign in the system in 1 week.
Illus. 8 Sign in
Illus. 9 Main page after sign in
Here you can modify your information such as email, telephone, fax, and so on. All the modifications except delegating carriers are needn??t to be audited again by the administrator.
Click the ??change password?? to enter the page shown as Illus. 10. Input your old password and the new one twice, then click submit button.
Illus. 10 Change password
Firstly fill in the flight data shown as Illus. 11.a, and then click ??go to traveler page?? to input passenger and crew members?? information as Illus. 11.b.
Shown as Illus. 12, you can directly paste the raw text into the text area, or load an old manifest by the receipt of it, after proper modification, submit it as a new one.
Here you can view your submission history illustrated as Illus. 13. The receipt is used to identify the relevant message.
Processed manifest refers to those messages that have been received and processed by the system. Please be noted that processed manifest is not necessarily correct regarding format conformity. The system just processes them based on a principle of maximum compatibility. The remaining errors on travelers can be found in the ??errors?? column of each record.
This function is similar to the last one. Auto-refreshing means the latest 10 processed manifest will keep shown on the page without user interference.
Discarded manifest refers to those messages that were received but not processed by the system due to fatal format errors.