Create a basic auth profile

Create a basic auth profile to specify basic authentication credentials for one or more REST messages.

Before you begin

Role required: web_service_admin


  1. Navigate to System Web Services > REST Message.
  2. Select a REST message record.
  3. In the Authentication type field, select Basic.
  4. In the Basic auth profile field, click the reference lookup icon.
  5. Click New.
  6. Enter a descriptive Name for the profile.
  7. Enter the Username and Password you want to send as basic authentication credentials.
  8. Click Submit.

What to do next

Configure a REST message to use this basic auth profile.