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Timeout when I make a SOAP call

jcook32 asked
Last Modified: 2013-11-05
I have a .net application that makes a SOAP call the causes the website to timeout sometimes. I am not the familiar with SOAP but is there a way to debug the call once it is made? or is there a way that if the application hangs for 20 seconds I can call and event and clear out any soap calls that may be causing the problem.

Any other suggetions would be great.

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First of all I would download webservice studio (freeware) and create your soap call manually... that way you can see if the ws response is really taking over 20 seconds. Remember webservices are intended to transfer only serveral records at a time so a huge bunch of them would cause your problem or a similar one! There are several ways to debug your soap call... but you would have to be hosting the webservice, from the text above I don't think this is the case. But in case you are hosting is; look into the remote debugging features of vs 2005.


I downloaded and ran the webservice studio
when i ran it i got this error
Generating WSDL
System.InvalidOperationException: General Error ---> System.Net.WebException: There was an error downloading ''. ---> System.Net.WebException: The underlying connection was closed: Unable to connect to the remote server.
   at System.Web.Services.Protocols.WebClientProtocol.GetWebResponse(WebRequest request)
   at System.Web.Services.Protocols.HttpWebClientProtocol.GetWebResponse(WebRequest request)
   at System.Web.Services.Discovery.DiscoveryClientProtocol.Download(String& url, String& contentType)
   --- End of inner exception stack trace ---
   at System.Web.Services.Discovery.DiscoveryClientProtocol.Download(String& url, String& contentType)
   at System.Web.Services.Discovery.DiscoveryClientProtocol.DiscoverAny(String url)
   at WebServiceStudio.Wsdl.ProcessRemoteUrls(DiscoveryClientProtocol client, StringCollection urls, XmlSchemas schemas, ServiceDescriptionCollection descriptions)
   --- End of inner exception stack trace ---
   at WebServiceStudio.Wsdl.ProcessRemoteUrls(DiscoveryClientProtocol client, StringCollection urls, XmlSchemas schemas, ServiceDescriptionCollection descriptions)
   at WebServiceStudio.Wsdl.Generate()

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thanks for the feed back . i will keep at it.
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