Last updatedJan 5, 2021

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Status messages

Your cloud app can use the Status API to send status messages to the App migration platform. You can use status messages for the following:

  • Report on the progress of your app migration to the Jira/Confluence admin user
  • Provide links to sites or entities involved in the migration

This page provides details about the types and format of status messages.

Types of status messages

Your cloud app can send the following types of status messages:

  • Migration and transfer status messages
  • Migration log messages

Format of status messages

A status message can combine text, and elements to incorporate links. See the format of an element below.

Element format


The following table explains the above element format.

typeRepresents the type of element
valueThe value that the user interface needs to render

The Status API supports the following element type:

TypeDescriptionSample status message
linkLink to a webpageTo complete the migration, follow the instructions at {{link:}}

Note: in the above table is sample placeholder text that you can replace with your own link.

Length of status messages

We recommend restricting the length of your status message (inclusive of links) to 250-300 characters to ensure that it displays within the text area on the Jira/Confluence user interface.

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