GetEmailTemplate - Amazon Simple Email Service


Displays the template object (which includes the subject line, HTML part and text part) for the template you specify.

You can execute this operation no more than once per second.

Request Syntax

GET /v2/email/templates/TemplateName HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The name of the template.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "TemplateContent": { "Html": "string", "Subject": "string", "Text": "string" }, "TemplateName": "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.


The content of the email template, composed of a subject line, an HTML part, and a text-only part.

Type: EmailTemplateContent object


The name of the template.

Type: String

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1.


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


The input you provided is invalid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The resource you attempted to access doesn't exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404


Too many requests have been made to the operation.

HTTP Status Code: 429

See Also

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