Get Session Capabilities

Retrieve the capabilities of the specified session

Example Usage

Map<String, Object> caps = driver.getSessionDetails();

desired_caps = self.driver.desired_capabilities()

// example
let caps = driver.session('c8db88a0-47a6-47a1-802d-164d746c06aa');

// wd example
let caps = await driver.sessionCapabilities('c8db88a0-47a6-47a1-802d-164d746c06aa');


// TODO C# sample

// TODO PHP sample


Appium Server

Platform Driver Platform Versions Appium Version Driver Version
iOS XCUITest 9.3+ 1.6.0+ All
UIAutomation 8.0 to 9.3 All All
Android UiAutomator2 ?+ 1.6.0+ All
UiAutomator 4.2+ All All
Mac Mac ?+ 1.6.4+ All
Windows Windows 10+ 1.6.0+ All

Appium Clients

Language Support Documentation
Java All
Python All
Javascript (WebdriverIO) All
Javascript (WD) All
Ruby All
C# All

HTTP API Specifications


GET /session/:session_id

URL Parameters

name description
session_id ID of the session to route the command to

JSON Parameters



An object describing the session's capabilities (object)

See Also