SOAP Call not sending authorization header



Scenario:SOAP Call not sending authorization header

Steps to reproduce:Call a SOAP web Service which accepts a username and password. Authorization header is not being passed resulting in 401 error

Current Behavior: Same as above

Expected Behavior: Authorization header should be passed to target

Studio/Robot/Orchestrator Version: Studio version 2017.1.6522

Last stable behavior:
Last stable version:
OS Version: Windows 2012
Others if Relevant: (workflow, logs, .net version, service pack, etc): Below is fiddler capture where Authorization header is missing

POST http://win-saebppl0j96:8181/ws/CalcWS HTTP/1.1
Content-Type: text/xml; charset=utf-8
SOAPAction: ""
Host: win-saebppl0j96:8181
Content-Length: 312
Accept-Encoding: gzip, deflate

<s:Envelope xmlns:s=“”><s:Body s:encodingStyle=“” xmlns:xsi=“” xmlns:xsd=“”><q1:Initialise xmlns:q1=“urn:blueprism:webservice:calcws”/></s:Body></s:Envelope>


HTTP/1.1 401 Unauthorized
Content-Length: 0
Cache-Control: no-cache
WWW-Authenticate: Basic realm=“BluePrism”


Even after 4 days there is no update on this issue! Is support looking at forums?


I have raised a support case now. I hope they would look into this


HI Sandeep,

I am facing same issue, were you able to resolve this?

Thanks and Regards,


I took the path shown in this video