Category Archives: Web Services

Siebel Inbound and Outbound Web Service-Introduction PPT

I have gotten so many comments requesting the Siebel Inbound & Outbound Web Service PPT that I had created in past. The PPT outlines the basic steps that needs to be followed to create Outbound and Inbound Web Services in Siebel. The link in the original post was hosted on external file sharing website that is no longer available. The good news is that after searching through my really old archives I was able to find the PPT. So, based on public demand here is the link hosted on Siebel Unleashed itself so that It doesn’t expires in the future.


Click Here to download the PDF Version!


Invoking Web Services on the Siebel Mobile Web Client

This article has been submitted by Vinay Ganji explaining how to use Siebel Mobile Web Client to test Siebel Web Services in Siebel 8.1. The Siebel Mobile Web Client can serve the same Web services as deployed on the Siebel Server, while protecting access through simple authentication. This allows developers to integrate external applications with… Continue Reading

Outbound Web Service- Problems & Solutions

 All right now let’s get on to the different problems and their solutions that I faced while working on this Outbound Web Service. Most of the problems that I faced were when I tried to use workflows.  Error: —————————————— Argument ‘SiebelMessage’ in step ‘Set Child Type’ is not correctly initialized or does not return valid… Continue Reading

Invoking Outbound Web Service – Alternate approach

In previous post I mentioned that there are other ways to achieve our requirement. So, I am going to discuss another approach, which involves less scripting (in fact very less) and workflows. Our invocation method is going to remain the same Named Method n user property but now it will invoke a workflow instead of… Continue Reading