Forbidden Error in XI Receiver Channel

Forbidden Error in XI Receiver Channel

Scenario

In a configuration with an SAP R3 system as receiver, which is connected via a XI Receiver Channel, the message cannot be delivered to the target system.

Error

The following message is shown in the Message Log of PIMON:

SOAP: Error occurred: com.sap.engine.interfaces.messaging.api.exception.MessagingException: java.io.IOException: HTTP Error response for SOAP request or invalid content-type.; HTTP 403 Forbidden

Exception caught by adapter framework: java.io.IOException: HTTP Error response for SOAP request or invalid content-type.; HTTP 403 Forbidden

Transmitting the message to endpoint <local> using connection JPR failed, due to: com.sap.engine.interfaces.messaging.api.exception.MessagingException: java.io.IOException: HTTP Error response for SOAP request or invalid content-type.; HTTP 403 Forbidden

Solution

Activate theĀ Integration Engine Service on your target system:

  1. Open SAP GUI and connect to your target system
  2. Open transaction “SICF”
  3. Enter “/sap/xi/engine” asĀ “Service Path” and click execute

    Transaction SCIF: Service Path /sap/xi/engine
    Transaction SCIF: Service Path /sap/xi/engine
  4. Right click on “Integration Engine (SAP XI Message Format)” and select “Activate Service”

    Transaction SCIF: Activate Integration Engine Service
    Transaction SCIF: Activate Integration Engine Service
  5. Restart your message
  6. If it still does not work, check that the used user has the role “SAP_XI_APPL_SERV_USER”

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