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3240221 - '403 - Forbidden' when doing a ping check in API Provider


You are trying to connect a system (such as S4HANA) using an API Provider (maybe using an SAP Cloud Connector) and you are getting the error below after doing a ping check of your API Provider in the API Management Cloud:

  • System is up and reachable. However the ping check responded with code : 403; Message : Forbidden



  • SAP API Management - Cloud
  • SAP API Business Hub


API Management all versions


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