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Pulling file via HTTP URL - Uses Authentication

 
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Hi there,

I have a Sharepoint URL which contains the name of the file. I can download the file easily using HTTPconnection or using URL Connection class in JAVA. My problem is that when somebody access this URL they require authentication. Is there anyway in HTTPConnection or URLConnection class to pass authentication parameters ?

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Check out java.net.Authenticator.
 
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Rob Prime wrote:Check out java.net.Authenticator.


Here is the code which I wrote. The authentictor doesn't seem to get called and I get an HTTP error 401. Any clues why ?





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