Call a Web Service Method from a .NET Proxy

To call a web service method from a .NET proxy, do the procedure in this topic.

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Prerequisites

Good to Know

How to Start

  1. On the Application Explorer screen, do one of these:
  2. Do one of these:
    • Add an activity:
      1. In the Process Builder, in the Activity Library, open the Web Services Web Services icon tab.
      2. On the Web Services Web Services icon tab, drag the .NET dot NET icon activity onto your process.
    • Change an activity:
      1. In your process, double-click your activity.
  3. On the .NET Proxy Configuration screen, click .NET Configuration dot NET Configuration icon.

Procedure

  1. On the .NET Configuration screen, in the .NET Proxy Access Token field, select access token.

    To create a new access token, click Add Token Add Token icon. For more information, refer to Access Token for .Net Proxy.

  2. In the Class Name list, select the name of the .NET class to call.
  3. In the Method Name list, select the name of the method to call.
  4. In the Runtime URL field, enter the URL of the endpoint of the web service to connect.
  5. To connect the request data from your schema to the source system, complete this field as necessary:
    Field Name Definition

    Request Mapping

    Function:
    Connects the web service request to your schema. This is mandatory only if the request passes data from the process schema to parameters in the web method.
    To Open this Field:
    1. On the .NET Proxy Configuration screen, click the Request tab. You can not map the schema if the web service type is None.
    Accepted Values:
    Click the Schema Mapping Schema Mapping icon button to open the Schema Mapper.

    Use this screen to connect the request to the data model for your process.

    Default Value:
    None
  6. To connect response data from the web service call to your process, do one of these.
    • To connect the response to your process schema, complete this field as necessary:
      Field Name Definition

      Map Response to AgilePoint Schema

      Function:
      Specifies if the web service response connects to your schema.
      To Open this Field:
      1. On the .NET Proxy Configuration screen, click the Response tab. You can not map the schema if the web service type is None.
      Accepted Values:
      Click the Schema Mapping Schema Mapping icon button to open the Schema Mapper.

      Use this screen to connect the response to the data model for your process.

      Default Value:
      None
    • To connect the response to a process data variable, complete this field as necessary:
      Field Name Definition

      Store the Response in Custom Attribute

      Function:
      Specifies the name of the process data variable that stores the response to a method call to a WCF service.
      To Open this Field:
      1. On the .NET Proxy Configuration screen, click the Response tab. You can not map the schema if the web service type is None.
      Accepted Values:
      A process data variable.
      Default Value:
      None
      Accepts Process Data Variables:
      Yes