Re: 401 error calling a webservice from PPC with C#


Thanks for the reply. Setting the authentication to Basic solved the
issue. I was under the impression that the NTLM issues with Pocket PC
had been corrected in Windows Mobile 2003 is that not correct?

Once again I appreciate the assist.

On Wed, 13 Apr 2005 15:47:19 -0700, "Alex Feinman [MVP]"
<public_news@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

>You must have forgotten to enable anonymous authentticationon your vdir, or
>else there are files with explicitly set permissions that prevent the
>IUSR_XXX (or IIS_WPG) account from accessing it. The Windows app
>impersonates you using your windows credentials and thus works. Try opening
>this web service url from IE, preferrably from a different machine and see
>if you are prompted for login/password