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Postman alternative

atulcodex profile image Atul Prajapati ・Updated on ・1 min read

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Today I found the postman and hopscotch alternative which is very much useful for all of us Developers.

Thunder Client

Thunder Client for VS Code
Hand-crafted lightweight Rest Client for Testing APIs

Hand-crafted by Ranga Vadhineni in Dublin, Ireland

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Abhishek Tripathi • Edited

It is always good to have alternatives. We heavily make use of postman with shared files. It makes it convenient for QA to make use of postman with the shared APIs and environment files. It is nice to see vscode having extensions that give a full-blown replacement.

When I need to do some quick HTTP requests without context switching in VSCode, I rely on an extension called RestClient. It fits in the code editor as it is a text-driven rest-client and doesn't have a fancy UI. Also, it is not as powerful but good enough for most use cases.
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Ridhik Govind

Yep. Have used Rest client myself. I should say its pretty cool even with just the basic stuff going on.

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Atul Prajapati Author

That's great 😌, thanks for sharing.

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Sudarshan Sawandkar

insomania is also good alternative

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Atul Prajapati Author

Cool 😎

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Emmanuel Oluwagbemiga Adebiyi (Smart)

If you're on W10. Nightingale is what you're searching for, it's awesome!

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Atul Prajapati Author

I use Ubuntu OS 👌 It was amazing!

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