Networking - SOAP

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Lesson Description

Lession - #1365 SOAP Message


A SOAP message is an ordinary XML document containing the following elements −
  • Envolop - Defines the start and the end of the message. It is a mandatory element.
  • Header - Contains any optional attributes of the message used in processing the message, either at an intermediary point or at the ultimate end-point. It is an optional element.
  • Body - Contains the XML data comprising the message being sent. It is a mandatory element.
  • Fault - An optional Fault element that provides information about errors that occur while processing the message.

SOAP Message Structure

<?xml version = "1.0"?>