Community articleBad Request
Added by IBM contributorIBM on October 2, 2013
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You send a request to a resource and the service responds with HTTP status code 400 (Bad Request).

Usually this is caused by a bad URL parameter or, in the case of a POST or PUT, a poorly formatted request body. For example, consider a GET request to this URI:

The service responds with status code 400 because page=x is invalid. Often the response body includes details about the error condition, for example:



	"text":"Bad Request",

	"message":"Invalid parameter page: x",


	"data":"java.lang.Exception: Invalid parameter page: x ...


Parent topic: Troubleshooting IBM Domino Access Services