Create a basic auth profile Create a basic auth profiles to specify basic authentication credentials for one ore more REST messages. Before you beginRole required: web_service_admin Procedure Navigate to System Web Services > REST Message. Select a REST message record. In the Authentication type field, select Basic. In the Basic auth profile field, click the reference lookup icon. Click New. Enter a descriptive Name for the profile. Enter the Username and Password you want to send as basic authentication credentials. Click Submit. What to do nextConfigure a REST message to use this basic auth profile.