Create Profile


The Create Profile operation creates a new profile for a domain name, owned by the specified subscription.


The Create Profile request is specified as follows. Replace <subscription-id> with the subscription ID.


Request URI


You must make sure that the request that is made to the management service is secure. For additional details, see Authenticating Service Management Requests.

URI Parameters


Request Headers

The following table describes the request headers.

Request Header



Required. Specifies the version of the operation to use for this request. This header should be set to 2011-10-01 or higher. For more information about versioning headers, see Service Management Versioning.

Request Body

The format of the request body is as follows:

<Profile xmlns="">

The following table describes the elements in the request body.

Parameter Name


Domain Name

Specifies the name of the domain that the profile is being created for.

A valid DNS name of the form <subdomain name>, conforming to RFC 1123 specification.

Total length of the domain name must be less than or equal to 253 characters. The <subdomain name> can contain periods and each label within the subdomain must be less or equal to 63 characters.


Specifies the name of the profile.

The name must be composed of letters, numbers, and hyphens. The maximum length of the profile name is 256 characters. Hyphens cannot be the first or last character.


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

Status Code

A successful operation returns status code 200 (OK). For information about status codes, see Service Management Status and Error Codes.

Response Headers

The response for this operation includes the following headers. The response may also include additional standard HTTP headers. All standard headers conform to the HTTP/1.1 protocol specification.

Response Header



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

Response Body