SOAP Questions and Answers

List out important characteristics of a SOAP envelop element?

The characteristic of SOAP element is

  • SOAP message has a root Envelope element
  • Envelope is a mandatory part of SOAP message
  • If an Envelope contains a header element, it should not contain more than one. Also, it should appear as the first child of the Envelope
  • When SOAP version changes envelop version also changes
  • SOAP envelope is specified by prefix ENV and Envelope element
  • The optional SOAP encoding is also specified using a namespace and the optional encodingstyle element