not able to authenticate jira account with soapUI open source tool Edited



I am using SOAP UI open source tool for REST API testing.  I am not able to authenticate  jira account using this tool. Can anybody suggest me what to for this?? 


 thanks in advance

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Alexey Matveev Community Champion Dec 04, 2017


  1. Build a string of the form username:password
  2. Base64 encode the string
  3. Go to Soap UI and add the following header to your request

 Header name paramter: “Authorization” with content “Basic ” followed by the encoded string. For example, for the user fred:fred the content will be 

Basic ZnJlZDpmcmVk

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