CreateUploadUrl - Amazon Lex


Gets a pre-signed S3 write URL that you use to upload the zip archive when importing a bot or a bot locale.

Request Syntax

POST /createuploadurl/ 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 { "importId": "string", "uploadUrl": "string" }

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.


An identifier for a unique import job. Use it when you call the StartImport operation.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 10.

Pattern: ^[0-9a-zA-Z]+$


A pre-signed S3 write URL. Upload the zip archive file that contains the definition of your bot or bot locale.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 1024.


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


HTTP Status Code: 409


HTTP Status Code: 500


HTTP Status Code: 404


HTTP Status Code: 429


HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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