Postback example

Definition and source code examples for the Postbacks feature.


This example is provided for informational purposes only. The ADBMobileConfig.json file should be configured in the Adobe Mobile UI and should not be manually modified. A manually edited configuration file can be dangerous when you have remote messages configuration enabled.

ADBMobileConfig.json definition

"messages": [
        "messageId": "79ae37c9-89b9-465e-af7f-d3351771f1dc",
        "template": "callback",
        "payload": {
            "templateurl": "{}&zip={}&c16={%sdkver%}&c27=cln,{a.PrevSessionLength}",
            "templatebody": "c2RrdmVyPXslc2RrdmVyJX0mY2I9eyVjYWNoZWJ1c3QlfSZjbGllbnRJZD17bi5jbGllbnQuaWR9JnRzPXsldGltZXN0YW1wVSV9JnRzej17JXRpbWVzdGFtcFolfQ==",
            "contenttype": "application/x-www-form-urlencoded",
            "timeout": 4
        "showOffline": true,
        "showRule": "always",
        "endDate": 2524730400,
        "startDate": 0,
        "audiences": [],
        "triggers": [
                "key": "pageName",
                "matches": "eq",
                "values": [

Code sample

NSDictionary *contextData = @{@"":@"bob", @"":@"90210"};
[ADBMobile trackState:@"MainMenu" data:contextData];

Because its state is "MainMenu", this tracking call triggers the above postback message. The URL replaces all template variables with values from the hit. Assuming that the user’s previous session was 132 seconds long, and that user is on iOS SDK version 4.6.0, here is an example of the resulting URL:,132

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