ListNamedShadowsForThing - Amazon IoT
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Lists the shadows for the specified thing.

Requires permission to access the ListNamedShadowsForThing action.

Request Syntax

GET /api/things/shadow/ListNamedShadowsForThing/thingName?nextToken=nextToken&pageSize=pageSize HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The token to retrieve the next set of results.


The result page size.

Valid Range: Minimum value of 1. Maximum value of 100.


The name of the thing.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 128.

Pattern: [a-zA-Z0-9:_-]+

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "nextToken": "string", "results": [ "string" ], "timestamp": number }

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 token to use to get the next set of results, or null if there are no additional results.

Type: String


The list of shadows for the specified thing.

Type: Array of strings

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 64.

Pattern: [$a-zA-Z0-9:_-]+


The Epoch date and time the response was generated by Amazon IoT.

Type: Long



An unexpected error has occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


The request is not valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


The specified combination of HTTP verb and URI is not supported.

HTTP Status Code: 405


The specified resource does not exist.

HTTP Status Code: 404


The service is temporarily unavailable.

HTTP Status Code: 503


The rate exceeds the limit.

HTTP Status Code: 429


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: