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Poll on an Async Operation on BizTalk Service

Updated: September 29, 2014

This topic provides information on how to poll on an asynchronous operation performed on a BizTalk Services deployment to get the status of the operation.

Polling for async operations is not supported on BizTalk Services Free edition.


This section provides information about the request operation to poll for the status of an asynchronous operation performed on BizTalk Services.

Request URI


Method Request URI HTTP Version



  • subscription-id is your Azure subscription ID

  • cloud-service-name is the unique name for the cloud service that hosts your BizTalk Service. The name can be up to 64 characters in length.

  • resource-name is the unique name for the BizTalk Services subscription.

  • OperationStatus/{request-id} retrieves the status of the operation specified by the request-id. The value of the request ID must be the value contained in the response header (x-ms-request-id) of the response message that is returned when the operation is successfully invoked.

All parameters are required.


Request Header


Header Description


Required. If specified, this must be set to application/xml.


Required. Specifies the version of the operation to use for this request. The value of this header must be set to 2012-08-01 or later.


Optional. Specifies an ID to identify the request. This can be useful in troubleshooting client issues end-to-end and is passed to the BizTalk Services resource provider.

Request Message

GET<subscription-id>/cloudservices/mycloudservice1/resources/biztalkservices/biztalk/mybiztalkservice?OperationStatus/124 HTTP/1.1
Content-Type: application/xml; charset=utf-8 
x-ms-version: 2013-04-26

Request Elements



The response includes an HTTP status code, a set of response headers, and a response body.

Status Code

A successful operation returns status code 202 (ACCEPTED).

For information about status codes, see Service Management Status and Error Codes.

Response Header


Header Description


Specifies the content type.


A value that uniquely identifies a request made against the application service.

Response Body


If there is an error response, the format of the response body is the same as shown at Service Management Status and Error Codes.

Response Elements

The following table describes the key elements in the response body.


Element Name Description


Specifies the result of the operation. The possible values can be InProgress, Succeeded, or Failed.


In the event of an error, specifies the HTTP error code.


In the event of an error, specifies the error message.


In the event of an error, specifies the extended error code.

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