Use curl to test RESTful API

curl --insecure -X GET \
 --header "Accept: application/json" \
 --header "Authorization: Bearer geasrExampleTokengwsdvb" \

Options explained

  • --insecure disables ssl checks like the certificate chain check, etc.
  • -X, --request <command> it defaults to GET commands, check HTTP1.1 specification for more
  • -H, --header <header> (HTTP) Extra header to include in the request when sending HTTP to a server

Use Chrome add-on Postman

Run Chrome in ssl disable verification mode in case you hit CN url mismatch in SSL certificate

"C:\Program Files (x86)\Google\Chrome\Application\chrome.exe" --ignore-certificate-errors