AWS Systems Manager
API Reference (API Version 2014-11-06)


Describes the permissions for a Systems Manager document. If you created the document, you are the owner. If a document is shared, it can either be shared privately (by specifying a user's AWS account ID) or publicly (All).

Request Syntax

{ "Name": "string", "PermissionType": "string" }

Request Parameters

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

The request accepts the following data in JSON format.


The name of the document for which you are the owner.

Type: String

Pattern: ^[a-zA-Z0-9_\-.]{3,128}$

Required: Yes


The permission type for the document. The permission type can be Share.

Type: String

Valid Values: Share

Required: Yes

Response Syntax

{ "AccountIds": [ "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 account IDs that have permission to use this document. The ID can be either an AWS account or All.

Type: Array of strings

Array Members: Maximum number of 20 items.

Pattern: (?i)all|[0-9]{12}


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


An error occurred on the server side.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified document does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The permission type is not supported. Share is the only supported permission type.

HTTP Status Code: 400

See Also

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