GetExport - Amazon API Gateway


Exports a deployed version of a RestApi in a specified format.

Request Syntax

GET /restapis/restapi_id/stages/stage_name/exports/export_type?parameters HTTP/1.1 Accept: accepts

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The content-type of the export, for example application/json. Currently application/json and application/yaml are supported for exportType ofoas30 and swagger. This should be specified in the Accept header for direct API requests.


The type of export. Acceptable values are 'oas30' for OpenAPI 3.0.x and 'swagger' for Swagger/OpenAPI 2.0.

Required: Yes


A key-value map of query string parameters that specify properties of the export, depending on the requested exportType. For exportType oas30 and swagger, any combination of the following parameters are supported: extensions='integrations' or extensions='apigateway' will export the API with x-amazon-apigateway-integration extensions. extensions='authorizers' will export the API with x-amazon-apigateway-authorizer extensions. postman will export the API with Postman extensions, allowing for import to the Postman tool


The string identifier of the associated RestApi.

Required: Yes


The name of the Stage that will be exported.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-Type: contentType Content-Disposition: contentDisposition body

Response Elements

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

The response returns the following HTTP headers.


The content-disposition header value in the HTTP response.


The content-type header value in the HTTP response. This will correspond to a valid 'accept' type in the request.

The response returns the following as the HTTP body.


The binary blob response to GetExport, which contains the export.


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


The submitted request is not valid, for example, the input is incomplete or incorrect. See the accompanying error message for details.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request configuration has conflicts. For details, see the accompanying error message.

HTTP Status Code: 409


The request exceeded the rate limit. Retry after the specified time period.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The requested resource is not found. Make sure that the request URI is correct.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request has reached its throttling limit. Retry after the specified time period.

HTTP Status Code: 429


The request is denied because the caller has insufficient permissions.

HTTP Status Code: 401

See Also

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