07-13-2010 12:48 PM
Please take a look at page three, the second post is my one with the solution for your authentication problem:
Simply call the SetBasicHttpAuthentication method and you will be fine.
You do not need to change your URL.
We did fix the rest already in the PM's, didn't we?
07-13-2010 03:32 PM
Thank you for your help.
I used your code to sent PAP push to the RIM PPG (URL: https://pushapi.eval.blackberry.com/mss/PD_pushReq
First, I install RIM Push SDK in my server and I check my server can run well.
Then, I do registration using my Blackberry device, I can get the OK as return result.
I can get the device information at https/myserver/debug-portal/subscri
Subscriber query results Subscriber ID Address Status 601-6c65MRr795DOnM51 22xxxxxx ACTIVE
And then, I send the PAP push to my device via RIM BIS using your code. I use same Application ID as user and the Pwd as password to do device register and sending PAP push.
Finally, I get Access Forbiden (403) error.
Could you tell me step by step that how to get the response status is OK after you send the PAP push to the https://pushapi.eval.blackberry.com/mss/PD_pushReq
Thanks again for your help.
07-13-2010 03:44 PM - edited 07-13-2010 03:45 PM
Did you implement the HttpAuthentication as I described it here:
public static void SetBasicAuthHeader(WebRequest req, String userName, String userPassword)
string authInfo = userName + ":" + userPassword;
authInfo = Convert.ToBase64String(Encoding.Default.GetBytes(a uthInfo));
req.Headers["Authorization"] = "Basic " + authInfo;
If you use the code you sent me via PM, you use this method, so everything should be fine there.
Could you please debug all exceptions thrown, with all data you get, and all data from the innerException (if available).
Please put all this data here so that we can check this.
Could you please also try to open the URL in your standart browser and see what message you get there?
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07-13-2010 04:16 PM
Thank you for your help.
I implemented the HttpAuthentication as you described.
I also try to use the Java to do same thing. I got the Bad Request (400) error.
I need to install visual studio on my server. In that case, I can debug step by step.
07-13-2010 04:34 PM
Yes, that would be the best - or you do send your request over an proxy on your server as I described in the other thread.
Then you can debug your application from whereever you are.
07-16-2010 03:15 PM
Should I do the registration, before I do PAP push request?
For the registration, the url is
is the serviceid the applicationid that I got from RIM?