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Login to SAP with an SSO Logon Ticket

This sample shows how to login to SAP with an SSO Logon Ticket.
The following sample code retrieves the cookie from the SAP Portal Ticketissuer that contains the SSO Ticket using an HTTP Request with a Basic Authentication:

Retrieve Cookie from the SAP Portal Ticketissuer
using System;
using System.Net;
using System.Text;
using System.Text.RegularExpressions;

using ERPConnect;
using ERPConnect.Utils;

Console.Write("User: ");
string user = Console.ReadLine();

Console.Write("Password: ");
string password = Console.ReadLine();

string cookie = RetrieveCookieBasic(user, password);
string ticket = ParseCookie(cookie);

using var connection = new R3Connection();
connection.Protocol = ClientProtocol.NWRFC;
connection.Host = "sapserver";
connection.Client = "001";
connection.Language = "EN";
connection.SystemNumber = 00;
connection.LogonTicket = ticket;

var readTable = new ReadTable(connection)
    TableName = "USR01",
    WhereClause = "BNAME = SY-UNAME"

Console.WriteLine("Reading USR01...");

Console.WriteLine($"SAP user is {readTable.Result.Rows[0]["BNAME"]}");

static string RetrieveCookieBasic(string user, string password)
    var httpWebRequest = (HttpWebRequest) HttpWebRequest.Create("http://sapserver:50000/irj/portal");
    string userAndPass = user + ":" + password;
    byte[] codepoints = Encoding.UTF8.GetBytes(userAndPass);
    string base64 = Convert.ToBase64String(codepoints);
    httpWebRequest.Headers[HttpRequestHeader.Authorization] = "Basic " + base64;

    using WebResponse webResponse = httpWebRequest.GetResponse();
    return webResponse.Headers[HttpResponseHeader.SetCookie];

static string ParseCookie(string cookie)
    Match match = Regex.Match(
        RegexOptions.Compiled | RegexOptions.IgnoreCase);

    return match.Groups[1].Captures[0].Value;