Validate Servers

  • URL:
  • Required Capability:Administrator
  • Version Introduced:10.4


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

Request parameters


Description: The response format. Default is html.

Value: html | json | pjson

Example usage

Response values

Possible status responses include:

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

JSON response syntax

    "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."]