This operation organizes really bad address data that is broken up into multiple arbitrary address fields.This function will sort up to six possible address lines and return what it thinks are the most probable candidates for the USPS Address1 and possibly Address2. For example, people’s names in the Address1 line mixed with actual street address lines

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FindAddressLines Inputs

NameTypeDescription
Address1StringAddress line of the address to validate.
For example, “123 Main Street”.
Address2StringThis line is for address information that does not contribute to DPV coding an address. For example “C/O John Smith” does not help validate the address, but is still useful in delivery.
Address3StringAny address information that should belong in Address1 or Address2 lines.
Address4StringAny address information that should belong in Address1 or Address2 lines.
Address5StringAny address information that should belong in Address1 or Address2 lines.
Address6StringAny address information that should belong in Address1 or Address2 lines.
CityStringThe city of the address to validate. 
For example, “New York”.  The city isn’t required, but if one is not provided, the Zip code is required.
StateStringThe state of the address to validate.  For example, “NY”.  This does not need to be contracted, Full state names will work as well.  The state isn’t required, but if one is not provided, the Zip code is required.
PostalCodeStringThe zip code of the address to validate.  A zip code isn’t required, but if one is not provided, the City and State are required.
LicenseKey*StringYour license key to use the service.  
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FindAddressLines Outputs

AddressLinesResponse

NameTypeVaulesDescription
AddressAddress[]VariesThe corrected address candidates.
ErrorErrorVariesError object indicating why the service could not return a result. See “Errors” below for more information.

Address

NameTypeVaulesDescription
BestAddress1StringVariesThe most probable address line 1.
BestAddress2StringVariesThe most probable address line 2.
CityStringVariesThe city name.
StateStringVariesThe state name.
ZipStringVariesThe zip code.