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This is the c# code which i use to bypass proxy to access the webservice since my system is using proxy. iam using VS 2010 and using the webservice in my windows application.

WebRequest.DefaultWebProxy = new WebProxy("http://IN02S10004:80/", true);


But still i get the error as follows.

system.invalidoperationexception client found response content type of text/html but expected 'text/xml'


also tried with the following code in app.config also

<system.net>
   <defaultProxy>
     <proxy usesystemdefault="false"
         proxyaddress="http://IN02S10004:80"
         bypassonlocal="true"/>
     <bypasslist>
       <add address="http://www.webservicex.net/periodictable.asmx"/>
     </bypasslist>
   </defaultProxy>
 </system.net>
Posted 4-Jul-12 19:04pm
Updated 4-Jul-12 19:11pm
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Solution 1

Perhaps you need to login to the proxy?

WebProxy provides a constructor that takes credentials for Proxies[^]

Best bet is have a look at the HTML you're getting back instead of XML - it probably has some info in it
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shamypnr 5-Jul-12 1:13am
   
there is no credentials and the webservice which i use is a free one.
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