QuickSight / Client / list_folders



Lists all folders in an account.

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

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


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

  • NextToken (string) – The token for the next set of results, or null if there are no more results.

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

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'Status': 123,
    'FolderSummaryList': [
            'Arn': 'string',
            'FolderId': 'string',
            'Name': 'string',
            'FolderType': 'SHARED',
            'CreatedTime': datetime(2015, 1, 1),
            'LastUpdatedTime': datetime(2015, 1, 1)
    'NextToken': 'string',
    'RequestId': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    • Status (integer) –

      The HTTP status of the request.

    • FolderSummaryList (list) –

      A structure that contains all of the folders in the Amazon Web Services account. This structure provides basic information about the folders.

      • (dict) –

        A summary of information about an existing Amazon QuickSight folder.

        • Arn (string) –

          The Amazon Resource Name (ARN) of the folder.

        • FolderId (string) –

          The ID of the folder.

        • Name (string) –

          The display name of the folder.

        • FolderType (string) –

          The type of folder.

        • CreatedTime (datetime) –

          The time that the folder was created.

        • LastUpdatedTime (datetime) –

          The time that the folder was last updated.

    • NextToken (string) –

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

    • RequestId (string) –

      The Amazon Web Services request ID for this operation.


  • 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