How do you create a Request in Postman?

Experience Level: Junior
Tags: Postman Tools

Answer

First create a request envelope

  • Click File-New-Request in the main menu or Click New button and Request in the toolbar 
  • Fill in the Request name
  • Optionally fill in the Request descripion
  • Select a Collection
  • Optionally select a Folder
  • Click Save button

then define request details

  • Set request Method
  • URL
  • Parameters
  • Headers
  • Body
  • Cookies

and click Save button.

From now on you can always reopen this request from the collection you saved it to.

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