You might like to know if the job is waiting to start, in progress, or completed. For some
operations, such as
UpdateJob, you might
GetStatus first because jobs cannot be canceled or updated if their
When you ship your device, it will be delivered to a sorting facility, and then forwarded on
to an AWS data center. When you send a
GetStatus command, the status of your job
will not show
At AWS until the shipment has been received at the AWS data
If you need assistance with your AWS Import/Export job, contact AWS Support Center.
GetStatus returns the status of a specified job. You specify a job
using the job ID returned in the
CreateJob response. Example job statuses
are pending, completed, in progress, device error, and expired. For more information about
statuses, go to GetStatus. You can only get the
status of jobs you own.
The following command returns the status of the job identified by
> java -jar lib\AWSImportExportWebServiceTool-1.0.jar GetStatus JOBID
The following request returns the status of the job identified by
POST / HTTP/1.1 content-type:application/x-www-form-urlencoded;charset=utf-8 host: https://importexport.amazonaws.com content-length:189 Action=GetStatus&JobId=
JOBID&JobType=Import &SignatureVersion=2&SignatureMethod=HmacSHA256&Version=2010-06-01 &SignatureMethod=%2FVfkltRBOoSUi1sWxRzN8rw%3D
Amazon Import/Export returns the status of your job and some fields from the manifest. For more information about the API operation, go to GetStatus.