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Validate Server


This operation provides status information about a specific ArcGIS Server federated with Portal for ArcGIS.

Request parameters


The response format. The default is html.

Values: html | json | pjson

Example usage

Below is a sample request URL for validate:

Response values

Possible status responses include:

  • success
  • success with warnings - This response was added at 10.6.1.
  • failure
  • undetermined

JSON Response example

  "status": "success",
  "serverId": "EzbP0KZKrzn5guAh",
  "messages": [
    "ArcGIS Server admin url '' reachable and version matches with Portal for ArcGIS.",
    "Validating hosted server.",
    "Verified that server has a registered managed EGDB database '/enterpriseDatabases/AGSDataStore_ds_ehj36189'.",
    "The server managed EGDB database '/enterpriseDatabases/AGSDataStore_ds_ejh36189' validated successfully.",
    "Validated that the ArcGIS Server site mode is not read-only."