Error: DynamoDB attribute not empty

What's Causing This Error

The error is caused when the attribute in a DynamoDB table has no value or an empty value. In DynamoDB, attributes must have a value.

Solution: Here's How To Resolve It

To solve this error, you can take the following steps:

  • Ensure that the attribute has a value before adding it to the table.
  • When creating a new item, you can check if the attribute is empty and add a value to it before sending the request to the DynamoDB service.
  • If you're using the AWS SDK, you can check the documentation of the SDK to see if there is any helper function to check if an attribute is empty.
  • If the issue persists, you may contact AWS support for further assistance.
  • Additionally, you can use CloudWatch logs to check the logs and troubleshoot the issue.
  • It is important to validate the attributes in the items you want to put in the DynamoDB table according to the attribute schema in the table to avoid such issues.

Better DynamoDB experience.

Start your 7-day free trial today

Product Features

Member Portal
© 2023 Dynobase
Using DynamoDB Console frequently?
Try Dynobase to accelerate your DynamoDB workflow. Start your 7-day free trial today.