Renew-Lock for a Message

Renews the lock on an already locked message.


Method Request URI HTTP Version
POST http{s}://{serviceNamespace}{queuePath}/messages/{messageId|sequenceNumber}/{lockToken}



URI Parameters

The URI is provided in the Location header of the peeked message, or you can construct it from the parts described in the following table.

Parameter Description
messageId The ID of the message, as returned in BrokerProperties{MessageId} by the Peek Message operation, for which the lock is to be renewed.
sequence-number The sequence number of the message, as returned in BrokerProperties{SequenceNumber} by the Peek Message operation, for which the lock is to be renewed.
lockToken The token of the lock of the message, as returned by the Peek Message operation in BrokerProperties{LockToken}, for which the lock is to be renewed.

Request Headers

The following table describes required and optional request headers.

Request Header Description
Authorization Specifies one of the following:

- A WRAPv0.9.7.2 token containing a SimpleWebToken acquired from ACS. Set to WRAP access_token=”{swt}”.
- A SAS token.

Request Body



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

Response Codes

Code Description
200 Message lock successfully renewed.
401 Authorization failure.
404 No message was found with the specified MessageId or LockToken.
410 Specified queue or subscription does not exist.
500 Internal error.

For information about status codes, see 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 Description
Content-Type Set to application/atom+xml;type=entry;charset=utf-8.

Response Body



The following HTTP request renews the lock for a locked message:

Authorization: SharedAccessSignature sr=rukochbay&sig=rg9iGsK0ZyYlvhIqyH5IS5tqmeb08h8FstjHLPj3%2f8g%3d&se=1404265946&skn=RootManageSharedAccessKey  
Content-Length: 0  

Service Bus returns the following response:

HTTP/1.1 200 OK  
Transfer-Encoding: chunked  
Content-Type: application/xml; charset=utf-8  
Server: Microsoft-HTTPAPI/2.0  
Date: Tue, 01 Jul 2014 23:00:35 GMT  

See Also

Service Bus HTTP Client sample