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Former Member
Oct 22, 2010 at 11:26 AM

Localized data and error messages in web services?


Is there a way to tell a ME web service to respond translatable date in <SOAP-ENV:Body> or the <faultstring> in <SOAP-ENV:Fault> in a specific language? The ME web services ignore the HTTP header "Accept-Language". Is there a SOAP Header where I can set the locale?

Example: I build an Adobe Flex application requesting data from ME via standard web services. The user enters the site. If he/she misspelled it, almost every web service returns this:

      Site "MisspelledSiteName" invalid (Message 12930)
         Site "MisspelledSiteName" invalid (Message 12930)

Now I have to display this message to the user in his/her language, in our case it is German.

Best regards,