Amazon Connect Service
API Reference (API Version 2017-08-08)


Retrieves a token for federation.

Request Syntax

GET /user/federate/InstanceId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request requires the following URI parameters.


The identifier for your Amazon Connect instance. To find the ID of your instance, open the AWS console and select Amazon Connect. Select the alias of the instance in the Instance alias column. The instance ID is displayed in the Overview section of your instance settings. For example, the instance ID is the set of characters at the end of the instance ARN, after instance/, such as 10a4c4eb-f57e-4d4c-b602-bf39176ced07.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 100.

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "Credentials": { "AccessToken": "string", "AccessTokenExpiration": number, "RefreshToken": "string", "RefreshTokenExpiration": number } }

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.


The credentials to use for federation.

Type: Credentials object


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


A resource with that name already exists.

HTTP Status Code: 409


Request processing failed due to an error or failure with the service.

HTTP Status Code: 500


One or more of the parameters provided to the operation are not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified resource was not found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


No user with the specified credentials was found in the Amazon Connect instance.

HTTP Status Code: 404

See Also

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