DescribeVPCConnection - Amazon QuickSight
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Describes a VPC connection.

Request Syntax

GET /accounts/AwsAccountId/vpc-connections/VPCConnectionId HTTP/1.1

URI Request Parameters

The request uses the following URI parameters.


The Amazon account ID of the account that contains the VPC connection that you want described.

Length Constraints: Fixed length of 12.

Pattern: ^[0-9]{12}$

Required: Yes


The ID of the VPC connection that you're creating. This ID is a unique identifier for each Amazon Web Services Region in an Amazon account.

Length Constraints: Minimum length of 1. Maximum length of 1000.

Required: Yes

Request Body

The request does not have a request body.

Response Syntax

HTTP/1.1 200 Content-type: application/json { "RequestId": "string", "Status": number, "VPCConnection": { "Arn": "string", "AvailabilityStatus": "string", "CreatedTime": number, "DnsResolvers": [ "string" ], "LastUpdatedTime": number, "Name": "string", "NetworkInterfaces": [ { "AvailabilityZone": "string", "ErrorMessage": "string", "NetworkInterfaceId": "string", "Status": "string", "SubnetId": "string" } ], "RoleArn": "string", "SecurityGroupIds": [ "string" ], "Status": "string", "VPCConnectionId": "string", "VPCId": "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 Amazon request ID for this operation.

Type: String


The HTTP status of the request.

Type: Integer


A response object that provides information for the specified VPC connection.

Type: VPCConnection object


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


You don't have access to this item. The provided credentials couldn't be validated. You might not be authorized to carry out the request. Make sure that your account is authorized to use the Amazon QuickSight service, that your policies have the correct permissions, and that you are using the correct credentials.

HTTP Status Code: 401


An internal failure occurred.

HTTP Status Code: 500


One or more parameters has a value that isn't valid.

HTTP Status Code: 400


One or more resources can't be found.

HTTP Status Code: 404


Access is throttled.

HTTP Status Code: 429


This error indicates that you are calling an operation on an Amazon QuickSight subscription where the edition doesn't include support for that operation. Amazon Amazon QuickSight currently has Standard Edition and Enterprise Edition. Not every operation and capability is available in every edition.

HTTP Status Code: 403

See Also

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