• Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint
Share this Page URL
Help

Chapter 9. Using Web Services in Excel, ... > Accessing More Complex Web Services

9.4. Accessing More Complex Web Services

While one return value for a method or function is a fairly normal approach in programming languages, SOAP is capable of returning values that are more complex. To demonstrate, the next example will test a service that returns information about a given US Zip Code, including the city, state, area code, and time zone.

Information about the service, including an HTML testing form that lets you see what results the service will produce, is available at http://webservicex.net/uszip.asmx?op=GetInfoByZIP. Its WSDL file is at http://webservicex.net/uszip.asmx?WSDL. If you test it with the Zip Code 13053, it will report back:


PREVIEW

                                                                          

Not a subscriber?

Start A Free Trial


  
  • Creative Edge
  • Create BookmarkCreate Bookmark
  • Create Note or TagCreate Note or Tag
  • PrintPrint