DescribeRegionSettings - AWS Backup


Returns the current service opt-in settings for the Region. If the service has a value set to true, AWS Backup tries to protect that service's resources in this Region, when included in an on-demand backup or scheduled backup plan. If the value is set to false for a service, AWS Backup does not try to protect that service's resources in this Region.

Request Syntax

GET /account-settings HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "ResourceTypeOptInPreference": { "string" : boolean } }

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.


Returns a list of all services along with the opt-in preferences in the Region.

Type: String to boolean map

Key Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9\-\_\.]{1,50}$


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


The request failed due to a temporary failure of the server.

HTTP Status Code: 500

See Also

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