ListDashboards - Amazon CloudWatch


Returns a list of the dashboards for your account. If you include DashboardNamePrefix, only those dashboards with names starting with the prefix are listed. Otherwise, all dashboards in your account are listed.

ListDashboards returns up to 1000 results on one page. If there are more than 1000 dashboards, you can call ListDashboards again and include the value you received for NextToken in the first call, to receive the next 1000 results.

Request Parameters

For information about the parameters that are common to all actions, see Common Parameters.


If you specify this parameter, only the dashboards with names starting with the specified string are listed. The maximum length is 255, and valid characters are A-Z, a-z, 0-9, ".", "-", and "_".

Type: String

Required: No


The token returned by a previous call to indicate that there is more data available.

Type: String

Required: No

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


The list of matching dashboards.

Type: Array of DashboardEntry objects


The token that marks the start of the next batch of returned results.

Type: String


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


Request processing has failed due to some unknown error, exception, or failure.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The value of an input parameter is bad or out-of-range.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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