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2032659 - How to remove elements from the request soap:Header when executing Service Consumers


A Service Consumer (Consumer Proxy) was created and a corresponding Logical Port has been configured in transaction SOAMANAGER.

When executing the call, the target system returns an error, saying soap:Header was not understood, or simply a generic HTTP 500 Internal Server Error - depending on how the provider system is configured.



  • SAP NetWeaver
  • SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA
  • Web Services for ABAP


SAP NetWeaver all versions ; SAP Web Application Server for SAP S/4HANA all versions


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