POST Config/DnToGuid

Retrieves details about a Config object.


  • Permissions:  The caller must have View permission to the requested object.
  • Token scope:  Any valid scope, such as Agent, Certificate, or SSH


  • Content type: Content-Type:application/json.

  • Token: The bearer access token that you received. For example, Authorization:Bearer 4MyGeneratedBearerTknz==. For more information, see Passing a bearer token in your API calls.


Input parameters




The Distinguished Name (DN) of the object.


Response description



HTTP 200

For valid requests, this call returns a HTTP 200 message and the following data in the message body:

  • Error: Appears only when the operation cannot supply the necessary data. Provides only a description and Result. No other data.
  • ClassName: The object class.
  • GUID: The object GUID.
  • Revision: The object revision.
  • HierarchicalGUID: The object hierarchical GUID.
  • Result: The result code that indicates the reason for success or failure. For more information, see Config result codes.

HTTP 400

For invalid requests, this call returns HTTP 400 Bad Request and the following data in the message body:

  • error: The reason for the error.
  • error_description: If available, additional information about how to retry the request.

Example: Find information about a DN

POST https://tpp.venafi.example/vedsdk/Config/DnToGuid
Authorization:Bearer 4MyGeneratedBearerTknz==
   "ObjectDN":"\\VED\\Policy\\Top\\Device 2\\Basic 2"


HTTP/1.1 200 OK