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Returns a list of posts on a user wall or community wall.
This method can be called by a service token. Only public data is returned.
This method can be called with a user token.
owner_idID of the user or community that owns the wall. By default, current user ID. Use a negative value to designate a community ID.
int (number)
domainUser or community short address.
offsetOffset needed to return a specific subset of posts.
positive number
countNumber of posts to return (maximum 100).
positive number
filterFilter to apply:
owner posts by the wall owner
others posts by someone else
all posts by the wall owner and others (default)
postponed timed posts (only available for calls with an access_token)
suggests suggested posts on a community wall
extended1 to return wall, profiles, and groups fields
0 to return no additional fields (default)
flag, either 1 or 0
fieldsList of additional fields for users and communities.
list of comma-separated words
Returns a list of post objects.

If extended is set to 1, also returns the following:
  • wall Contains a list of post objects.
  • profiles Contains user objects with additional fields photo and online.
  • groups Contains community objects.

18User was deleted or banned
19Content blocked
30This profile is private
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messages.getChatPreview method returns maximum of 5 chat members. messages.getConversationMembers returns can_kick (boolean) field for conversation members.

New can_close (boolean) and can_open (boolean) fields can be returned in wall post object for comments.
account.getInfo method returns an additional 2fa_required field for accounts with 2FA. Restriction for the feed parameter has been added in photos.get method.

button field has a new structure for attachments with link type.
can_message, ban_info, can_post, can_upload_doc, can_upload_video, can_see_all_posts, can_create_topic, is_favorite, is_hidden_from_feed fields in a community object are returned for the requests including access_token only.
Returns new objects with market and market_album type in message and wall attachments.
notifications.get method returns notifications about new market comment replies. newsfeed.getComments method returns new comments for market items. wall.get,, wall.getById methods return market_album in attachments.
Support fields parameter for user profiles
Returns new fields for attachments with link type: caption, is_external, product, application, rating and button.
Returns photo object for attachments with link type instead image_src image_big fields.
Wiki page in post is returned as page object.
A new need_source parameter was added for method pages.get, source field isnt returned by default now.
Group fields start_date and finish_date became numbers (were strings).
If friend filter is enabled, field user_id is returned instead of uid.
Method fave.getLinks returns images with names photo_50 and photo_100 instead of image_src and image_middle.
New format of posts:
to_id instead of owner_id
reply_post_id instead of reply_to in copy_history field
Field post_type returns post instead of copy for reposts.
In all methods that return people objects, photo, photo_medium_rec fields were renamed to photo_50, photo_100.
In wall attachment from and copy_owner fields return as user or community object, not array.
Fix photos_list attachment. (photo_list before). Some other fixes that was not implemented in api 5.0
Global api update, affecting all methods. view changelist
Affects methods wall.get
Photos_list attach new format.
New reposting format. Can contain nested reposts.
Affects methods wall.get, wall.getById
No album link in post text when album is attached.
online and reply_count fields were removed
Affects methods wall.get