QuickSight / Client / describe_folder_resolved_permissions



Describes the folder resolved permissions. Permissions consists of both folder direct permissions and the inherited permissions from the ancestor folders.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response = client.describe_folder_resolved_permissions(
  • AwsAccountId (string) –


    The ID for the Amazon Web Services account that contains the folder.

  • FolderId (string) –


    The ID of the folder.

  • Namespace (string) – The namespace of the folder whose permissions you want described.

  • MaxResults (integer) – The maximum number of results to be returned per request.

  • NextToken (string) – A pagination token for the next set of results.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'Status': 123,
    'FolderId': 'string',
    'Arn': 'string',
    'Permissions': [
            'Principal': 'string',
            'Actions': [
    'RequestId': 'string',
    'NextToken': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • Status (integer) –

      The HTTP status of the request.

    • FolderId (string) –

      The ID of the folder.

    • Arn (string) –

      The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the folder.

    • Permissions (list) –

      Information about the permissions for the folder.

      • (dict) –

        Permission for the resource.

        • Principal (string) –

          The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the principal. This can be one of the following:

          • The ARN of an Amazon QuickSight user or group associated with a data source or dataset. (This is common.)

          • The ARN of an Amazon QuickSight user, group, or namespace associated with an analysis, dashboard, template, or theme. (This is common.)

          • The ARN of an Amazon Web Services account root: This is an IAM ARN rather than a QuickSight ARN. Use this option only to share resources (templates) across Amazon Web Services accounts. (This is less common.)

        • Actions (list) –

          The IAM action to grant or revoke permissions on.

          • (string) –

    • RequestId (string) –

      The Amazon Web Services request ID for this operation.

    • NextToken (string) –

      A pagination token for the next set of results, or null if there are no more results.


  • QuickSight.Client.exceptions.InvalidParameterValueException

  • QuickSight.Client.exceptions.AccessDeniedException

  • QuickSight.Client.exceptions.ResourceNotFoundException

  • QuickSight.Client.exceptions.ThrottlingException

  • QuickSight.Client.exceptions.InvalidNextTokenException

  • QuickSight.Client.exceptions.UnsupportedUserEditionException

  • QuickSight.Client.exceptions.InternalFailureException