troubleshooting Question

robots.txt and sitemap.xml

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digiselFlag for United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland asked on
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I have a    sitemap.xml in the root directory of my site.
I have a robots.txt file consisting of the following.

User-agent: *


Google Webmaster tools and Bing webmaster tools CANNOT
find or see the sitemap.
I do not know what else I can do.
The sitemap is properly configured.
Can anyone help please?
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