API Lifecycle Actions

These are all of the actions available across all the lifecycle blueprints available in this site.

Author an OpenAPI in API Builder

The Postman API builder allows for the editing of Swagger and OpenAPI definitions in a web or desktop based API design environment, providing autocomplete and validation fo the OpenAPI.

Author an OpenAPI in an Open Source Editor

OpenAPIs can be edited within open source editors and API design tooling, allowing for editing of OpenAPIs outside of the Postman platform, then synced for better automation.

Change Visibility of a Workspace to Private

Change the visibility of a workspace and it's contents to be accessible only internally by team members who are invited.

Change Visibility of a Workspace to Public

Change the visibility of a workspace and it's contents to be public.

Change Visibility of a Workspace to Team

Change the visibility of a workspace and it's contents to be accessible only internally by teams.

Change the Stage of an OpenAPI

Change the stage of where an OpenAPI is at in it's lifecycle.

Comment on Collection

Comment on a specific collection.

Comment on OpenAPI

Comment on a specific OpenAPI.

Connect OpenAPI to Bitbucket Repository

Connect an OpenAPI to a Bitbucket repository.

Connect OpenAPI to Github Repository

Connect an OpenAPI to a Github repository.

Create New OpenAPI

Creating a new OpenAPI in Postman API builder, starting with a new API from scratch, hand designing what an API will actually do.

Create a New Version of an OpenAPI

Create a new version of an OpenAPI for editing.

Export Collection

Export a collection for use outside of the Postman platform.

Export an Environment

Export an an environment so it can be used outside the platform.

Export an Environment

Export an environment to use outside of Postman.

Fork Collection

Fork a specific collection.

Fork an Environment

Fork an an environment to make a working copy.

Generate Client Code from OpenAPI

Generating client side code from OpenAPI definitions.

Generate Collection from OpenAPI

Generate a collection from an OopenAPI.

Generate Contract Tests from OpenAPI

OpenAPI allows for the automation of contract tests for each API, helping increase the coverage for contract tests without much more work.

Generate Documentation from an OpenAPI

Generating API documentation from an OpenAPI is a common and quick way to produce documentation that helps developers understand what is possible with an API.

Generate Mock Server from an OpenAPI

Generating API documentation from an OpenAPI is a common and quick way to produce mock server that helps consumer learn about and see what an API does without actually using in production.

Generate OpenAPI from Code Annotations

Import a collection into a workspace.

Generate OpenAPI from Collection

Generate an OpenAPI from Collection

Generate Server Code from OpenAPI

Generating server side code from OpenAPI definitions.

Generate Tests from an OpenAPI

Generating API documentation from an OpenAPI is a common and quick way to produce tests that helps verify an API is doing what it should be doing.

Import Collection

Import a collection into a workspace.

Import OpenAPI

OpenAPI files can be imported into Postman to create a new API, importing via upload, URL, repo, or pasting in the raw text of each OpenAPI.

Integrate with Azure DevOps

Azure DevOps Server is a Microsoft product that provides version control, reporting, requirements management, project management, automated builds, testing and release management capabilities.

Integrate with PingFederate

PingFederate is an enterprise federation server that enables user authentication and single sign-on.

Invite Team Member to Workspace

Invite a team member to a specific workspace.

Lint OpenAPI Using Rules in API Builder

Applying standardized rules to lint an OpenAPI definition within the Postman API Builder, returning assertions regarding the design of the API.

Manage Roles for a Collection

Manage the roles for a collection.

Manage Roles for a Environment

Manage the roles for an environment.

Manage Roles for an OpenAPI

Mange the roles for an OpenAPI.

Mock a Collection

Generate a mock server for a collection.

Monitor a Collection

Schedule a monitor to run for a collection.

Public OpenAPI to Private Network

Publish an OpenAPI to a private network.

Run a Collection

Manually running a collection.

Share Collection to a Workspace

Share a collection with another workspace.

Share Collection via a Link

Share a collection as JSON using a link.

Share Collection with a Run in Postman Button

Share a collection by generating a Run in Postman button that can be embeeded on any site.

Share Environment to a Workspace

Share a environment with another workspace.

Share OpenAPI to a Workspace

Share an OpenAPI to a workspace.

Sync Collection to Github

Sync a specific collection to a Github repository.

Sync OpenAPI Using the Postman API

The Postman API allows for the syncing of APis with existing systems, providing the ability to keep changes to each OpenAPI up to date wherever it is needed.

Sync OpenAPI to AWS API Gateway

Sync an OpenAPI to any AWS API Gateway stage.

Sync OpenAPI to Github

Using the Github integration any OpenAPI can be synced to a Github repository, allowing for the OpenAPI to be kept up to date within Postman as well as a Github repository.

Watch Collection

Watch a specific collection.

Watch OpenAPI

Watch a specific OpenAPI.

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