RapidAPI Client for Visual Studio Code
RapidAPI Client is a full-featured HTTP client that lets you test and describes the APIs you build or consume. Designed to work with your VS Code themes, RapidAPI Client makes composing requests, inspecting server responses, generating client code for API calls, and typesafe objects for application development simple and intuitive. Our client provides a great alternative to: Postman, Rest Client, and other HTTP clients.
Why RapidAPI Client for Visual Studio Code?
The RapidAPI Client for VS Code brings API testing to your favorite code editor, so you can test APIs no matter where you are in the development cycle. You can compose requests, inspect server responses, generate client code, and export API definitions from our interface without ever switching context to another application. Beyond being a fantastic stand-alone client in VS Code, this extension establishes a bidirectional link between VS Code and RapidAPI so that users with an existing RapidAPI.com or Paw user account can log in and sync existing projects automatically.
Call your APIs from VS Code
Test your APIs with an easy-to-use and intuitive UI
TIP: Right-Click a link to generate API requests
Test your APIs with a new API Developer Experience
TIP: Use the create from clipboard command
Got a URL in your clipboard or a cURL command? Then you can use the RapidAPI: Create new request from clipboard command to create the request for you automatically.
If you use a cURL command, the method, headers, and body will automatically be populated.
Use parameters or variables during API testing
Sync team and personal projects to the cloud
Sync team and personal projects between your RapidAPI or Paw account online and the VS Code extension so your code is always up to date
Code and type generation
Immediately generate the type or interface when you call your API
Terminal link handler
When building or using tools which return API URLs in the terminal? Great, we have you covered with our optional terminal link handling. Our terminal link handler lets you generate new requests from the links logged in the console. As this overrides the default VS Code behavior, you must enable it with the
VS Code Theme Support
Use your favorite VS Code theme with the RapidAPI extension
The extension uses the following settings:
Feedback, Support, and Community
Are you enjoying the RapidAPI for VS Code extension, or encountering any problems? We'd love to hear from you. Share your feedback through the "Give Feedback" link located at the bottom left corner of the VS Code extension user interface.
Alternatively, you can reach out to us directly via RapidAPI Product Support.
Don't hesitate to tweet about your experience with us @Rapid_API.