DescribeApplications - AWS Elastic Beanstalk


Returns the descriptions of existing applications.

Request Parameters

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


If specified, AWS Elastic Beanstalk restricts the returned descriptions to only include those with the specified names.

Type: Array of strings

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

Required: No

Response Elements

The following element is returned by the service.


This parameter contains a list of ApplicationDescription.

Type: Array of ApplicationDescription objects


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



This example illustrates one usage of DescribeApplications.

Sample Request &Operation=DescribeApplications &AuthParams

Sample Response

<DescribeApplicationsResponse xmlns=""> <DescribeApplicationsResult> <Applications> <member> <Versions/> <Description>Sample Description</Description> <ApplicationName>SampleApplication</ApplicationName> <DateCreated>2010-11-16T20:20:51.974Z</DateCreated> <DateUpdated>2010-11-16T20:20:51.974Z</DateUpdated> <ConfigurationTemplates> <member>Default</member> </ConfigurationTemplates> </member> </Applications> </DescribeApplicationsResult> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>577c70ff-f1d7-11df-8a78-9f77047e0d0c</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </DescribeApplicationsResponse>

See Also

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