API Reference

Retrieve list of folder contents


Returns a paged list of all children whose parent ID matches the provided folder ID. If the folder ID in the path is the literal 'null' value, returns a list of all entities with no parent.

GET /api/v1/folder/{folderId}/children


Required OAuth Scopes:

No OAuth scopes are required to use this endpoint.


folderIdpathstringtrueThe unique identifier of the folder
limitqueryinteger(int32)falseThe number of folders to return, from 1 to 1000; by default, 1000
cursorquerystringfalseA paging cursor; if included, limit is ignored
offsetqueryinteger(int64)falseThe item to start with on the page, greater than or equal to 0; by default, 0

Code Samples

curl -X GET https://h.app.wdesk.com/s/wdata/prep/api/v1/folder/{folderId}/children  \ 
-H 'Accept: application/json' \ 
-H 'Authorization: Bearer {access-token}'
http GET https://h.app.wdesk.com/s/wdata/prep/api/v1/folder/{folderId}/children  \ 
Accept:application/json \ 
Authorization:"Bearer {access-token}"
wget --method=GET "https://h.app.wdesk.com/s/wdata/prep/api/v1/folder/{folderId}/children" \
 --output-document -  \ 
 --header 'Accept: application/json' \ 
 --header 'Authorization: Bearer {access-token}'
import requests
headers = {
  'Accept': 'application/json',
  'Authorization': 'Bearer {access-token}'

r = requests.get('https://h.app.wdesk.com/s/wdata/prep/api/v1/folder/{folderId}/children', headers = headers)



200 - OK

Returns a JSON object with body and cursor properties.

  • body contains an array of FolderableDto objects. If the request returns no results, body contains an empty array.
  • cursor contains a paging cursor, which can be included in the next call to the endpoint to retrieve the next set of results. If no additional results, cursor is null.

Example Responses

  "body": [
      "created": "string",
      "description": "string",
      "id": "string",
      "metadata": {},
      "modified": "string",
      "modifiedBy": "string",
      "name": "string",
      "parentId": "string",
      "type": "integer",
      "updated": "string",
      "updatedBy": "string"
  "code": "integer",
  "cursor": "string"