.NET 6.0
dotnet add package BenefitServiceLink --version
NuGet\Install-Package BenefitServiceLink -Version
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<PackageReference Include="BenefitServiceLink" Version="" />
For projects that support PackageReference, copy this XML node into the project file to reference the package.
paket add BenefitServiceLink --version
#r "nuget: BenefitServiceLink,"
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// Install BenefitServiceLink as a Cake Addin
#addin nuget:?package=BenefitServiceLink&version=

// Install BenefitServiceLink as a Cake Tool
#tool nuget:?package=BenefitServiceLink&version=

Library for simple webbased (SOAP, Wcf, asmx) services.


  • Reading Discovery endpoint (disco)
  • Reading WSDL


  • Bearer Tokens
  • OAuth2 (client id, secret, tenant id)
  • Message Header
  • Network (NTLMv2) / Client credetials.



Register HttpClient for Token request.

builder.Services.AddHttpClient<ServiceLinkHttpClient>((HttpClient client) =>
    client.DefaultRequestVersion = new Version(2, 0);
    client.DefaultVersionPolicy = HttpVersionPolicy.RequestVersionOrLower;
}).ConfigurePrimaryHttpMessageHandler(() =>
    var handler = new SocketsHttpHandler()
        AllowAutoRedirect = true,
        PreAuthenticate = true,
        Proxy = null
    return handler;
.AddTransientHttpErrorPolicy(p => p.WaitAndRetryAsync(20, retryAttempt => TimeSpan.FromMilliseconds(300 * retryAttempt)));


helper class for reading the disco endpoint.


class to read WSDL


Use to invoke/ call webservice methods.

with only invoking CallServiceOperationAsync( <endpoint address>, <action to invoke>, <request parameters> )

Product Compatible and additional computed target framework versions.
.NET net6.0 is compatible.  net6.0-android was computed.  net6.0-ios was computed.  net6.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net6.0-macos was computed.  net6.0-tvos was computed.  net6.0-windows was computed.  net7.0 is compatible.  net7.0-android was computed.  net7.0-ios was computed.  net7.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net7.0-macos was computed.  net7.0-tvos was computed.  net7.0-windows was computed.  net8.0 was computed.  net8.0-android was computed.  net8.0-ios was computed.  net8.0-maccatalyst was computed.  net8.0-macos was computed.  net8.0-tvos was computed.  net8.0-windows was computed. 
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