- URL:https://<machines-url>/rename(POST only)
- Required Capability:Default administrator role | Security and Infrastructure
- Version Introduced:10.1
When a machine in your ArcGIS Server site is renamed, this operation updates any references to the machine. It is a manual call, but you must use this operation if any of your registered machines undergoes a name change.
By default, when any server machine that participates in a site is restarted, it can identify a name change. When it does, it updates itself and all its references.
The former name of the server machine that is registered with the site.
The new name of the server machine.
The response format. The default response format is html.
Values: html | json | pjson
Below is a sample POST request for rename:
POST /webadaptor/admin/machines/rename HTTP/1.1 Host: machine.domain.com Content-Type: application/x-www-form-urlencoded Content-Length:  machineName=MACHINE.DOMAIN.COM&newMachineName=CHANGED.DOMAIN.COM&f=json
JSON Response example