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[ aws . servicecatalog ]



Retrieves information about a specified product.

This operation is functionally identical to describe-product except that it takes as input ProductViewId instead of ProductId .

See also: AWS API Documentation


[--accept-language <value>]
--id <value>
[--cli-input-json <value>]
[--generate-cli-skeleton <value>]


--accept-language (string)

The language code.

  • en - English (default)
  • jp - Japanese
  • zh - Chinese

--id (string)

The ProductViewId of the product to describe.

--cli-input-json (string) Performs service operation based on the JSON string provided. The JSON string follows the format provided by --generate-cli-skeleton. If other arguments are provided on the command line, the CLI values will override the JSON-provided values.

--generate-cli-skeleton (string) Prints a JSON skeleton to standard output without sending an API request. If provided with no value or the value input, prints a sample input JSON that can be used as an argument for --cli-input-json. If provided with the value output, it validates the command inputs and returns a sample output JSON for that command.


ProductViewSummary -> (structure)

The summary metadata about the specified product.

Id -> (string)

The product view identifier.

ProductId -> (string)

The product identifier.

Name -> (string)

The name of the product.

Owner -> (string)

The owner of the product. Contact the product administrator for the significance of this value.

ShortDescription -> (string)

Short description of the product.

Type -> (string)

The product type. Contact the product administrator for the significance of this value. If this value is MARKETPLACE , the product was created by AWS Marketplace.

Distributor -> (string)

The distributor of the product. Contact the product administrator for the significance of this value.

HasDefaultPath -> (boolean)

A value of false indicates that the product does not have a default path, while a value of true indicates that it does. If it's false, call list-launch-paths to disambiguate between paths. If true, list-launch-paths is not required, and the output of the ProductViewSummary operation can be used directly with describe-provisioning-parameters .

SupportEmail -> (string)

The email contact information to obtain support for this Product.

SupportDescription -> (string)

The description of the support for this Product.

SupportUrl -> (string)

The URL information to obtain support for this Product.

ProvisioningArtifacts -> (list)

A list of provisioning artifact objects for the specified product. The ProvisioningArtifacts represent the ways in which the specified product can be provisioned.


Contains information indicating the ways in which a product can be provisioned.

Id -> (string)

The identifier for the artifact. This is sometimes referred to as the product version.

Name -> (string)

The name of the artifact.

Description -> (string)

The text description of the artifact.

CreatedTime -> (timestamp)

The UTC timestamp of the creation time.