GET /backupServers/{ID}/credentials/{ID}

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    Returns a resource representation of a credentials record with the specified ID created on the backup server with the specified ID.

    Request

    To get a resource representation of the credentials record created on a specific backup server, send the GET HTTP request to the URL of the /backupServers/{ID}/credentials/{ID} resource.

    HTTP Request

    GET https://<Enterprise-Manager>:9398/api/backupServers/{ID}/credentials/{ID}

    Request Headers

    The request contains the following headers:

    Header

    Required

    Description

    X-RestSvcSessionId

    True

    The request requires authorization. In the header, the client must send a session ID copied from the server reply to the request creating a new logon session. For details, see Authentication and Security.

    Accept

    False

    Identifies the format of the response. Possible values:

    • application/xml — the client can send this value in the header to accept response in the XML format.
    • application/json — the client must send this value in the header to accept the request in the JSON format.

    If the request does not contain the header, the server will return the response in the XML format.

    Request Body

    None.

    Response

    The server returns the following response to the client.

    Response Codes

    A successfully completed operation returns response code 200 OK.

    Response Headers

    The response to this request contains the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers.

    Header

    Description

    Content-length

    The length of the response body.

    Content-type

    The media type and syntax of the request body message. Possible values:

    • application/xml
    • application/json

    Response Body

    In the response body, Veeam Backup Enterprise Manager returns a representation of the /backupServers/{ID}/credentials/{ID} resource.

    You can use the following parameters in the GET /query?type=Credentials query:

    Parameter

    Type

    Description

    Can Be Used for Filtering

    Can Be Used for Sorting

    Username

    String

    User name of the credentials record, for example: BACKUPSERVER\Administrator.

    True

    False

    Description

    String

    Description of the credentials record, for example: Administrator credentials.

    True

    False

    BackupServerUid

    URN

    ID of the backup server on which the credentials record has been created, for example: urn:veeam:BackupServer:15942270-fb56-4dcc-96e9-5f80e4725a15.

    True

    False

    CredentialsId

    URN

    ID of the credentials record, for example:3ff61155-ed3d-47c5-a07b-29c7ca0d36b9.

    True

    False

    Example

    The example below returns a credentials record having ID a45eb049-6f8d-49d4-9dba-4f1499f9d8d1 created on the backup server having ID 50a1b2fb-b90a-4e05-816f-e298eb2f995c.

    Request:

    GET https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/50a1b2fb-b90a-4e05-816f-e298eb2f995c/credentials/a45eb049-6f8d-49d4-9dba-4f1499f9d8d1

     

    Request Header:

    X-RestSvcSessionId   NDRjZmJkYmUtNWE5NS00MTU2LTg4NjctOTFmMDY5YjdjMmNj

     

    Response:

    200 OK

     

    Response Body:

    <CredentialsInfo xmlns="http://www.veeam.com/ent/v1.0" Type="Credentials" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/50a1b2fb-b90a-4e05-816f-e298eb2f995c/credentials/a45eb049-6f8d-49d4-9dba-4f1499f9d8d1">
     <Links>
       <Link Rel="Up" Type="BackupServer" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/50a1b2fb-b90a-4e05-816f-e298eb2f995c?format=Entity" Name="win-tw5" />
       <Link Rel="Edit" Type="Credentials" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/50a1b2fb-b90a-4e05-816f-e298eb2f995c/credentials/a45eb049-6f8d-49d4-9dba-4f1499f9d8d1" />
       <Link Rel="Delete" Type="Credentials" Href="https://localhost:9398/api/backupServers/50a1b2fb-b90a-4e05-816f-e298eb2f995c/credentials/a45eb049-6f8d-49d4-9dba-4f1499f9d8d1" />
     </Links>
     <Id>a45eb049-6f8d-49d4-9dba-4f1499f9d8d1</Id>
     <Username>root</Username>
     <Description>Credentials for ESXi and Linux hosts.</Description>
     <Password/>
    </CredentialsInfo>