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In implementing the REST service when I run the URL then I get the following error..
"[Fiddler] ReadResponse() failed: The server did not return a response for this request."I want to return the response in JSON format ?However when I check for returning the response in XML format then its working absolutely perfect...What could be the possible cause of this when I return JSON response?
This is my XML response:

<CompanyList>
<Company>
<Action i:nil="true"/>
<CreatedDateTime>0001-01-01T00:00:00</CreatedDateTime>
<CreatedUser>00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000</CreatedUser>
<LastUpdatedDateTime>0001-01-01T00:00:00</LastUpdatedDateTime>
<LastUpdatedUser>00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000</LastUpdatedUser>
<VerificationPassword i:nil="true"/>
<Version>0</Version>
<Address i:nil="true"/>
<AddressId>00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000</AddressId>
<Id>b9ca2e32-ce88-4d72-99ce-9bc592511e85</Id>
<ParentCompanyId>00000000-0000-0000-0000-000000000000</ParentCompanyId>
<Phone i:nil="true"/>
<ProviderCompanyLookup i:nil="true"/>
</CompanyList>


In the above response <lastupdateddatetime> is default i.e returning null.I have gone through Google that one of the problem can be a DateTime issue.So have to set it to a bigger value..But couldn't understand where to set and how to set ?

If this is not my problem then what could be the problem?

Any help is appreciated....

Thanks..
Posted 14-Sep-12 2:09am
cutie1297
Updated 14-Sep-12 2:10am
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Solution 1

Based on my answer to your previous question, I take you are developing WCF REST service. Have you defined properties of WebInvoke attribute as below. Change Method type to POST if you are using POST method.
[WebInvoke(
Method = "GET",
RequestFormat = WebMessageFormat.Json,
ResponseFormat = WebMessageFormat.Json,
UriTemplate = "/SampleUrl")]


You may refer my below Tip/Trick on the topic of "Debug WCF REST Service" using Fiddler. (Not an advertisement :))
Debug WCF REST Service.

Above Tip is based on XML data, just use Content-Type: application/json in "Request Headers" Tab of Fiddler.
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cutie1 15-Sep-12 1:20am
   
Yes I Have defined my webinvoke attribute with Method="GET".When I use content-type:application/json its not showing any response..I don't know where Iam I going wrong?

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