GetCredentialReport - Amazon Identity and Access Management
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Retrieves a credential report for the Amazon Web Services account. For more information about the credential report, see Getting credential reports in the IAM User Guide.

Response Elements

The following elements are returned by the service.


Contains the credential report. The report is Base64-encoded.

Type: Base64-encoded binary data object


The date and time when the credential report was created, in ISO 8601 date-time format.

Type: Timestamp


The format (MIME type) of the credential report.

Type: String

Valid Values: text/csv


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


The request was rejected because the most recent credential report has expired. To generate a new credential report, use GenerateCredentialReport. For more information about credential report expiration, see Getting credential reports in the IAM User Guide.

HTTP Status Code: 410


The request was rejected because the credential report is still being generated.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The request was rejected because the credential report does not exist. To generate a credential report, use GenerateCredentialReport.

HTTP Status Code: 410


The request processing has failed because of an unknown error, exception or failure.

HTTP Status Code: 500



This example illustrates one usage of GetCredentialReport.

Sample Request &Version=2010-05-08 &AUTHPARAMS

Sample Response

<GetCredentialReportResponse xmlns=""> <GetCredentialReportResult> <Content>BASE-64 ENCODED FILE CONTENTS</Content> <ReportFormat>text/csv</ReportFormat> <GeneratedTime>2014-08-28T21:42:50Z</GeneratedTime> </GetCredentialReportResult> <ResponseMetadata> <RequestId>29f47818-99f5-11e1-a4c3-27EXAMPLE804</RequestId> </ResponseMetadata> </GetCredentialReportResponse>

See Also

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