AWS Identity and Access Management
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Actions, Resources, and Condition Keys for Amazon QuickSight

Amazon QuickSight (service prefix: quicksight) provides the following service-specific resources, actions, and condition context keys for use in IAM permission policies.

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Actions Defined by Amazon QuickSight

You can specify the following actions in the Action element of an IAM policy statement. By using policies, you define the permissions for anyone performing an operation in AWS. When you use an action in a policy, you usually allow or deny access to the API operation or CLI command with the same name. However, in some cases, a single action controls access to more than one operation. Alternatively, some operations require several different actions. For details about the columns in the following table, see The Actions Table.

Actions Description Access Level Resource Types (*required) Condition Keys Dependent Actions
CreateAdmin [permission only] CreateAdmin enables the user to provision Amazon QuickSight administrators, authors, and readers. Write

user*

CreateReader [permission only] CreateReader enables the user to provision Amazon QuickSight readers. Write

user*

CreateUser [permission only] CreateUser enables the user to provision Amazon QuickSight authors and readers. Write

user*

GetGroupMapping [permission only] GetGroupMapping is used only in Amazon QuickSight Enterprise edition accounts. It enables the user to use Amazon QuickSight to identify and display the Microsoft Active Directory (Microsoft Active Directory) directory groups that are mapped to roles in Amazon QuickSight. Write
SearchDirectoryGroups [permission only] SearchDirectoryGroups is used only in Amazon QuickSight Enterprise edition accounts. It enables the user to use Amazon QuickSight to display your Microsoft Active Directory directory groups so that you can choose which ones to map to roles in Amazon QuickSight. Write
SetGroupMapping [permission only] SearchDirectoryGroups is used only in Amazon QuickSight Enterprise edition accounts. It enables the user to use Amazon QuickSight to display your Microsoft Active Directory directory groups so that you can choose which ones to map to roles in Amazon QuickSight. Write
Subscribe [permission only] Subscribe enables the user to subscribe to Amazon QuickSight. Enabling this action also allows the user to upgrade the subscription to Enterprise edition. Write
Unsubscribe [permission only] Unsubscribe enables the user to unsubscribe from Amazon QuickSight, which permanently deletes all users and their resources from Amazon QuickSight. Write

Resources Defined by QuickSight

The following resource types are defined by this service and can be used in the Resource element of IAM permission policy statements. Each action in the Actions table identifies the resource types that can be specified with that action. A resource type can also define which condition keys you can include in a policy. These keys are displayed in the last column of the table. For details about the columns in the following table, see The Resource Types Table.

Resource Types ARN Condition Keys
user arn:${Partition}:quicksight::${Account}:user/${ResourceId}

Condition Keys for Amazon QuickSight

QuickSight has no service-specific context keys that can be used in the Condition element of policy statements. For the list of the global context keys that are available to all services, see Available Keys for Conditions in the IAM Policy Reference.