DescribeDataSourcePermissions -


Describes the resource permissions for a data source.

Request Syntax

GET /accounts/AwsAccountId/data-sources/DataSourceId/permissions HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The AWS account ID.

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 12.

Pattern: ^[0-9]{12}$

Required: Yes


The ID of the data source. This ID is unique per AWS Region for each AWS account.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 Status Content-type: application/json { "DataSourceArn": "string", "DataSourceId": "string", "Permissions": [ { "Actions": [ "string" ], "Principal": "string" } ], "RequestId": "string" }

Response Elements

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


The HTTP status of the request.

The following data is returned in JSON format by the service.


The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the data source.

Type: String


The ID of the data source. This ID is unique per AWS Region for each AWS account.

Type: String


A list of resource permissions on the data source.

Type: Array of ResourcePermission objects

Array Members: Minimum number of 1 item. Maximum number of 64 items.


The AWS request ID for this operation.

Type: String


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


You don't have access to this item. The provided credentials couldn't be validated. You might not be authorized to carry out the request. Make sure that your account is authorized to use the Amazon QuickSight service, that your policies have the correct permissions, and that you are using the correct access keys.

HTTP Status Code: 401


An internal failure occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


One or more parameters has a value that isn't valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


One or more resources can't be found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


Access is throttled.

HTTP Status Code: 429



This example illustrates one usage of DescribeDataSourcePermissions.

Sample Request

GET /accounts/{AwsAccountId}/data-sources/{DataSourceId}/permissions HTTP/1.1 Content-type: application/json

See Also

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