How to get details of all the catalogs

This REST API gets the details of all the catalogs in a customer’s account.


  • Read the prerequisites and ensure that you have the customerId, siteId and bearer token.
  • Use the API in this document to get details of all catalogs in an account.

REST Example

This example illustrates how to get the details of all catalogs that were created in a customer’s account using REST API.


GET{customerId}/{siteId}/catalogs HTTP/1.1
Accept: application/json
Content-Type: application/json
Authorization: CwsAuth bearer=<token-from-prerequisites>


HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Content-Length: 871
Content-Type: application/json; charset=utf-8
Date: "Thu, 03 Aug 2017 18:04:15 GMT"

  "Catalogs": [
      "StoreFrontUrl": "",
      "AzureSubscriptionId": "c38c7a5c...",
      "Id": "cd2efc54-6918-4bf8-b469-18b62cd73bc2",
      "Name": "Finance Catalog",
      "State": "Active",
          "SubState": "",
      "Warnings": [
          "Type": "CapacityUpdateFailed",
          "IsDismissible": false,
          "WarningMessage": "The capacity settings failed to apply. Click Save to try to save the settings again."
          "StatusMessage": "",
      "SubscriptionName": "Finance Azure Subscription",
      "ResourceGroup": "FinanceRG",
      "Region": "westus",
      "VNetName": "FinanceVnet",
      "Subnet": "FinanceSubnet",
      "DomainName": "customer.local",
      "DomainServiceAccount": "user",
      "ImageId": "f5b89234-3898-49de-9a5b-6838fc58c617",
      "TemplateImageName": "Windows Server 2012 R2 with VDA 7.14.1",
      "TaskCompletionPercentage": 100,
      "LastModifiedTime": "2017-08-03T18:04:15.6821456+00:00"
      "StoreFrontUrl": "",
      "AzureSubscriptionId": "414b76fd-...",
      "Id": "8ae0b05d-3bce-4b2d-a9fc-d9be0acce272",
      "Name": "Sales Catalog",
      "State": "Error",
      "SubState": "ErrorVdaDeployingCitrixServersFailed",
      "Warnings": [],
      "StatusMessage": "Failed to deploy Citrix server VMs: The server was unable to process the request due to an internal error.  For more information about the error, either turn on IncludeExceptionDetailInFaults (either from ServiceBehaviorAttribute or from the <serviceDebug> configuration behavior) on the server in order to send the exception information back to the client, or turn on tracing as per the Microsoft .NET Framework SDK documentation and inspect the server trace logs.  See <a href=\"\">CTX224151</a> for steps to troubleshoot common catalog creation failures. Contact Citrix support and provide the Transaction ID if further assistance is required.",
      "TransactionId": "7d9b90ea-4bc5-4b0d-823c-11719ddafc02",
      "SubscriptionName": "Sales Azure Subscription",
      "ResourceGroup": "SalesRG",
      "Region": "eastus",
      "VNetName": "SalesVnet",
      "Subnet": "default",
      "DomainName": "",
      "DomainServiceAccount": "user",
      "ImageId": "f5b89234-3898-49de-9a5b-6838fc58c617",
      "TemplateImageName": "Windows Server 2012 R2 with VDA 7.14.1",
      "TaskCompletionPercentage": 100,
      "LastModifiedTime": "2017-08-03T17:50:35.1667064+00:00"
  "CatalogLimit": {
    "Limit": 3,
    "ExistingCatalogsCount": 2,
    "ServiceState": "ProductionTrial",
    "HasLimitReached": false

Interpreting the response

The response is a JSON with a list of all your catalogs.

Property Name
The Storefront or Workspace URL for the customer to access their
apps. This is only available for Active catalogs.
The Azure subscription ID linked to the catalog.
The ID of the catalog. This is the ID to pass to any API that
accepts a catalogId.
The name of the catalog.
The current state of the catalog. A state of Input Required or
Active indicates that the catalog deployment is successful.
The sub-state of the catalog. This gives more information about the
current state of the catalog if it is in Processing state.
Any warnings associated with the catalog.
If the catalog is not in InputRequired or Active state, this
property will provide a friendly message describing the current
state of the catalog.
Name of the Azure subscription linked to the catalog.
Azure resource group of the catalog.
The Azure region that VNET used by catalog resides.
The Azure VNET used by the catalog.
The Azure subnet used by the catalog.
The name of the domain to which Cloud Connectors and VDAs are
The service account name used to join the Cloud Connectors and
VDAs to the domain.
The ID of the master image tied to the catalog.
Use how to get a master image to get the details of this image.
The friendly name of the master image.
The current percentage completion of the catalog creation task.
The list time the catalog was modified.
The number of catalogs the customer is allowed to have in the

PowerShell Example

This example illustrates how to get the details of all catalogs that were created in a customer’s account using PowerShell.

function GetAllCatalogs {
  param (
    [string] $customerId,
    [string] $siteId,
    [string] $bearerToken
  $requestUri = [string]::Format("{0}/{1}/catalogs", $customerId, $siteId)
  $headers = @{"Accept"="application/json";
               "Authorization"="CwsAuth bearer=$bearerToken"}

  $response = Invoke-RestMethod -Uri $requestUri -Method GET -Headers $headers
  return $response

$customerId = "customer1" #Replace with your customerId
$siteId = "61603f15-cdf9-4c7f-99ff-91636601a795" #Replace with your site ID
$bearerToken = "ey1.." #See Prerequisites for all API calls section for a sample of how to get your bearer token
$response = GetAllCatalogs $customerId $siteId $bearerToken

C# Example

This example illustrates how to get the details of all catalogs that were created in a customer’s account using C#.

public static async Task<string> GetAllCatalogs(
    string customerId,
    string siteId,
    string bearerToken)
    var requestUri = string.Format("{0}/{1}/catalogs", customerId, siteId);
    using (var client = new HttpClient())
        client.DefaultRequestHeaders.Authorization =
                   new AuthenticationHeaderValue("CwsAuth", "Bearer=" + bearerToken);

        var response = await client.GetAsync(requestUri);

        if (response != null)
            var content = await response.Content.ReadAsStringAsync();

            // Parsing the JSON content is left as an exercise to the reader.
            // Consult Json.NET documentation on for more information.

            return content;

        return null;

See how to get catalog information to get the details of a single catalogs.