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Amazon WorkDocs
API Reference (API Version 2016-05-01)

DescribeFolderContents

Describes the contents of the specified folder, including its documents and subfolders.

By default, Amazon WorkDocs returns the first 100 active document and folder metadata items. If there are more results, the response includes a marker that you can use to request the next set of results. You can also request initialized documents.

Request Syntax

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GET /api/v1/folders/FolderId/contents?include=Include&limit=Limit&marker=Marker&order=Order&sort=Sort&type=Type HTTP/1.1 Authentication: AuthenticationToken

URI Request Parameters

The request requires the following URI parameters.

AuthenticationToken

Amazon WorkDocs authentication token. Do not set this field when using administrative API actions, as in accessing the API using AWS credentials.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 8199.

FolderId

The ID of the folder.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: [\w+-.@]+

Include

The contents to include. Specify "INITIALIZED" to include initialized documents.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 256.

Pattern: [\w,]+

Limit

The maximum number of items to return with this call.

Valid Range: Minimum value of 1. Maximum value of 999.

Marker

The marker for the next set of results. This marker was received from a previous call.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 2048.

Order

The order for the contents of the folder.

Valid Values: ASCENDING | DESCENDING

Sort

The sorting criteria.

Valid Values: DATE | NAME

Type

The type of items.

Valid Values: ALL | DOCUMENT | FOLDER

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

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HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "Documents": [ { "CreatedTimestamp": number, "CreatorId": "string", "Id": "string", "Labels": [ "string" ], "LatestVersionMetadata": { "ContentCreatedTimestamp": number, "ContentModifiedTimestamp": number, "ContentType": "string", "CreatedTimestamp": number, "CreatorId": "string", "Id": "string", "ModifiedTimestamp": number, "Name": "string", "Signature": "string", "Size": number, "Source": { "string" : "string" }, "Status": "string", "Thumbnail": { "string" : "string" } }, "ModifiedTimestamp": number, "ParentFolderId": "string", "ResourceState": "string" } ], "Folders": [ { "CreatedTimestamp": number, "CreatorId": "string", "Id": "string", "Labels": [ "string" ], "LatestVersionSize": number, "ModifiedTimestamp": number, "Name": "string", "ParentFolderId": "string", "ResourceState": "string", "Signature": "string", "Size": number } ], "Marker": "string" }

Response Elements

If the action is successful, the service sends back an HTTP 200 response.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.

Documents

The documents in the specified folder.

Type: Array of DocumentMetadata objects

Folders

The subfolders in the specified folder.

Type: Array of FolderMetadata objects

Marker

The marker to use when requesting the next set of results. If there are no additional results, the string is empty.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 2048.

Errors

For information about the errors that are common to all actions, see Common Errors.

EntityNotExistsException

The resource does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404

FailedDependencyException

The AWS Directory Service cannot reach an on-premises instance. Or a dependency under the control of the organization is failing, such as a connected Active Directory.

HTTP Status Code: 424

InvalidArgumentException

The pagination marker or limit fields are not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400

ProhibitedStateException

The specified document version is not in the INITIALIZED state.

HTTP Status Code: 409

ServiceUnavailableException

One or more of the dependencies is unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 503

UnauthorizedResourceAccessException

The caller does not have access to perform the action on the resource.

HTTP Status Code: 404

See Also

For more information about using this API in one of the language-specific AWS SDKs, see the following: