WebRequest GetResponseAsync 405 RRS feed

  • Question

  • Hi, i use a webdav console application and i have an error in GetResponseAsync function.

    Error: The remote server returned an error: (405) Method Not Allowed

    public async Task GetFolder(string url)
                var request = GetWebRequest(url, "PROPFIND");
                string query = @"<?xml version=""1.0"" encoding=""utf-8""?>   <propfind xmlns=""DAV:"">     <propname/>   </propfind>";
                var bytes = Encoding.UTF8.GetBytes((string)query);
                request.ContentLength = bytes.Length;
                request.ContentType = @"application/xml; charset=""utf-8""";
                request.Headers.Add("Depth", "1");
                var requestStream = request.GetRequestStream();
                requestStream.Write(bytes, 0, bytes.Length);
                var response = await request.GetResponseAsync();
                var responseStream = response.GetResponseStream();
                var reader = new XmlTextReader(responseStream);
                string output = "";
                while (reader.Read())
                    if (reader.Value.Contains("http"))
                        output += reader.Value.ToString() + "\n";

    Wednesday, January 23, 2019 8:43 AM

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  • Hi Karim Samir,

    Thank you for posting here.

    In order to solve your problem better, please share the code about the GetResponseAsync function.

    We are waiting for your update.

    Best regards,


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    Thursday, January 24, 2019 7:20 AM