Document Transfer Utility: Error - Http status: Unauthorized

(Doc ID 2025978.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 09, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Content - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When a user tries to upload files to the Webcenter Content UCM server using the Oracle Document Transfer Utility the error message is displayed:

Oracle WebCenter Content Document Transfer Utility
Oracle Fusion Applications
Copyright (c) 2013, Oracle. All rights reserved.
Performing checkout (CHECKOUT_BY_NAME) ...

Error - Http status: Unauthorized

IdcClientException Caught ...
oracle.stellent.ridc.protocol.http.HttpProtocolException: Http status: Unauthorized
  at oracle.stellent.ridc.protocol.http.IdcHttpProtocol.writeRequest(
  at oracle.stellent.ridc.IdcClient.sendRequest(
  at oracle.ucm.client.AbstractTool.sendRequest(
  at oracle.ucm.client.UploadTool.checkout(
  at oracle.ucm.client.UploadTool.performCheckoutIfRequested(
  at oracle.ucm.client.UploadTool.main(




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