GetIndexingConfiguration - Amazon IoT
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Gets the indexing configuration.

Requires permission to access the GetIndexingConfiguration action.

Request Syntax

GET /indexing/config HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request does not use any URI parameters.

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "thingGroupIndexingConfiguration": { "customFields": [ { "name": "string", "type": "string" } ], "managedFields": [ { "name": "string", "type": "string" } ], "thingGroupIndexingMode": "string" }, "thingIndexingConfiguration": { "customFields": [ { "name": "string", "type": "string" } ], "deviceDefenderIndexingMode": "string", "filter": { "geoLocations": [ { "name": "string", "order": "string" } ], "namedShadowNames": [ "string" ] }, "managedFields": [ { "name": "string", "type": "string" } ], "namedShadowIndexingMode": "string", "thingConnectivityIndexingMode": "string", "thingIndexingMode": "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 index configuration.

Type: ThingGroupIndexingConfiguration object


Thing indexing configuration.

Type: ThingIndexingConfiguration object



An unexpected error has occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The service is temporarily unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 503


The rate exceeds the limit.

HTTP Status Code: 400


You are not authorized to perform this operation.

HTTP Status Code: 401

See Also

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