V11 SP8

List the Tags for a File or Folder in an ObjectStore Using ID (REST API: GET)


This operation returns the list of tags assigned to a file or folder in an ObjectStore based on the GUID of the file or folder.



GET <webservice>/contentstore/file/{fileOrfolderId}/tags HTTP/1.1
Host: <host name>
Accept: application/xml
Authtoken: <authentication token>

where <webservice> is the root path used to route the API requests to the Web Server.

For more information, see Available Web Services for REST API.

Request Parameters

Name Description Required
fileOrfolderId The GUID of the file or folder. GUID is a unique identifier for a file or folder and remains the same even when you rename or move the file or folder to another path.

If the GUID is not known, use the filePath request parameter for this operation. See, View Properties of File or Folder.


Request Headers

Name Description
Host The host name of the Web Server or Web Console used in the API request.
Accept The format of the response. Valid values are: application/xml or application/json.
Authtoken The authentication token received after successfully logging on. For details on receiving an authentication token, see Authentication.


Response Parameters

Parameter Description Element
tags The tag name assigned to the file or folder. Multiple tag names are displayed as a comma separated list. App_GetTagsResp


Sample Request

GET <webservice>/contentstore/file/873c38393c5544b5ab7e791e887a0fdf/tags HTTP/1.1
Host: client.mydomain.com
Accept: application/xml
Authtoken: QSDK 38568012f4d1e8ee1841d283a47aa3ba78e124ea58354b5fc6

Sample Response

<App_GetTagsResp tags=red,blue>
<error />

Supported Error Codes

Code Status Description
400 Bad Request The request is missing required parameters or GUID provided in request is not of the file or folder.
404 Not Found The GUID provided in the request is not found.