Retrieve a file folder 

Retrieve an Atom document representation of a file folder.

This method returns the Atom document of a file folder. If you want to retrieve a feed of folders, see Getting a feed of folders. You might want to use this request to retrieve a file folder before you update it.

See Authenticating requests for information about how to authenticate the request.

Table 1. Atom API request details

Method URI Output representation Description
GET Construct the URI using the following syntax: /basic/api/collection/{collection-id}/entry collection Atom document Returns a collection Atom document.

Note: {collection-id} is the value of the <td:uuid> element in the collection's Atom entry document.




An Atom entry document containing the Atom document for the file folder.

Returned HTTP headers

HTTP/1.1 200 OK

Content-Type: application/atom+xml

Error codes

Parent topic

Work with folders

Related reference
File folder content