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create page "POST /wiki/rest/api/content/ HTTP/1.1" 415 Edited


I am trying to create page using python requests module and getting 415. 

here is my python function : 

def create_page(contenturlheaders):
    create_page = {        "type""page",        "title""test",        "space": {"key": space_key},        "ancestors": [{"id": parent_page_id}],        "status""current",        "body": {            "storage": {"value""This is a new page""representation""storage",}        },    }
    response =, data=create_page, headers=headers)    print(response.status_code)


here are my headers: 

headers = {    "accept": "application/json",    "authorization": "Basic %s" % encoded,}


I do not see authorization is issue here because that i am able to make get content and delete page calls. I have tried adding "X-Atlassian-Token": "no-check" but still gets 415. My user also has full access to write and read.


any  help appreciated. 





1 comment

There was an issue with body. It got resolved after providing body in html format. 


 "body": {            "storage": {"value""This is a new page""representation""storage",}        },    }




"body": {            "storage": {"value": "<p>This is a new page</p>", "representation": "storage",}        },    }

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