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Validate Servers


This operation returns information on the status of ArcGIS Server registered with Portal for ArcGIS.

Request parameters


The response format. The default response format 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",
  "serversStatus": [
      "status": "success",
      "serverId": "iSoD09CM73gOtmu9",
      "messages": [
        "ArcGIS Server admin url '' is 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 'enterpriseDatabases/AGSDataStore_ds_ehj36189' validated successfully.",
        "Validated that the ArcGIS Server site mode is not read-only."