IoT / Paginator / ListThings


class IoT.Paginator.ListThings#
paginator = client.get_paginator('list_things')

Creates an iterator that will paginate through responses from IoT.Client.list_things().

See also: AWS API Documentation

Request Syntax

response_iterator = paginator.paginate(
        'MaxItems': 123,
        'PageSize': 123,
        'StartingToken': 'string'
  • attributeName (string) – The attribute name used to search for things.

  • attributeValue (string) – The attribute value used to search for things.

  • thingTypeName (string) – The name of the thing type used to search for things.

  • usePrefixAttributeValue (boolean) –

    When true, the action returns the thing resources with attribute values that start with the attributeValue provided.

    When false, or not present, the action returns only the thing resources with attribute values that match the entire attributeValue provided.

  • PaginationConfig (dict) –

    A dictionary that provides parameters to control pagination.

    • MaxItems (integer) –

      The total number of items to return. If the total number of items available is more than the value specified in max-items then a NextToken will be provided in the output that you can use to resume pagination.

    • PageSize (integer) –

      The size of each page.

    • StartingToken (string) –

      A token to specify where to start paginating. This is the NextToken from a previous response.

Return type:



Response Syntax

    'things': [
            'thingName': 'string',
            'thingTypeName': 'string',
            'thingArn': 'string',
            'attributes': {
                'string': 'string'
            'version': 123
    'NextToken': 'string'

Response Structure

  • (dict) –

    The output from the ListThings operation.

    • things (list) –

      The things.

      • (dict) –

        The properties of the thing, including thing name, thing type name, and a list of thing attributes.

        • thingName (string) –

          The name of the thing.

        • thingTypeName (string) –

          The name of the thing type, if the thing has been associated with a type.

        • thingArn (string) –

          The thing ARN.

        • attributes (dict) –

          A list of thing attributes which are name-value pairs.

          • (string) –

            • (string) –

        • version (integer) –

          The version of the thing record in the registry.

    • NextToken (string) –

      A token to resume pagination.