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Bright's avatar
New Contributor
8 years ago

Authentication error.

Am very new to SoapUI. As a result, am finding it difficult to write and save a couple of test cases (CRUD). my problems are :

1. how do I write this test cases without importing wadl.

2. please what does this error mean? i keep seen it even when i have added the authentication.


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<h1>HTTP Status 401 - Required Authorization header is missing or has an invalid value</h1>
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Status report
<u>Required Authorization header is missing or has an invalid value</u>
<u>This request requires HTTP authentication.</u>
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<h3>Apache Tomcat/7.0.67</h3>


from raw:


HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
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Date: Thu, 04 Aug 2016 13:57:44 GMT

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3. I will be grateful if someone can put me in the right direction. thanks.

2 Replies

  • jaikishpai's avatar
    Occasional Contributor


    Please try adding the necessary headers required for your SOAP call or may be the Service requires the Authorization. These details can be added by the option available(please see the attachment).