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Test APIs as described in the following sections. See also Managing folders and files in an Apigee workspace.
Determining the URL of the API proxy endpoint
The default URL for your API proxy endpoint is as follows:
https://localhost:8998/shopping/cart/addItem |_____________| |___________| |_____| | | | host+port basepath resource
Configure the host and port for the Apigee Emulator, as described in Configuring the Apigee Emulator host and port settings. By default, the host and port (traffic) default to
8998, respectively, but may be changed to match the values set during installation.
You define the basepath and resource values when developing your API proxy.
Using curl to test your APIs
To test your APIs using curl, open the Terminal tab and execute a call to your API.
Authenticating using an API key
If your API requires API key based authentication:
- Build and export the API product, developer, and developer app test resources, as described in Building test resources
Click Loaded developer apps in the Active test resources section of the Apigee Emulator and copy the
consumerKeyvalue (without the quotes) for the API product, as shown in the following figure.
Pass the API key in your curl call, as required by your API. For example, the following curl call passes the API key in the
apikey query parameter: