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

GetCurrentUser

Retrieves details of the current user for whom the authentication token was generated. This is not a valid action for SigV4 (administrative API) clients.

Request Syntax

Copy
GET /api/v1/me 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.

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

Copy
HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "User": { "CreatedTimestamp": number, "EmailAddress": "string", "GivenName": "string", "Id": "string", "Locale": "string", "ModifiedTimestamp": number, "OrganizationId": "string", "RecycleBinFolderId": "string", "RootFolderId": "string", "Status": "string", "Storage": { "StorageRule": { "StorageAllocatedInBytes": number, "StorageType": "string" }, "StorageUtilizedInBytes": number }, "Surname": "string", "TimeZoneId": "string", "Type": "string", "Username": "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.

User

Metadata of the user.

Type: User object

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

ServiceUnavailableException

One or more of the dependencies is unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 503

UnauthorizedOperationException

The operation is not permitted.

HTTP Status Code: 403

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: