Everyone developer comes across a situation where he or she has to deal with REST Apis, they usually test the APIs using Postman which gives a handful of features like creating a Collections and sharing the collections across the teams. But some of the features are underpaid versions of Postman.

If you are a big fan of open-source REST clients and are looking for an alternative of POSTMAN then this is for you.

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If you can do everything through the VS Code itself. You just have to install Huachao Restclient through the extensions tab and start using it.

Quite simple isn't it!

1. Create a file with .http extension

2. Add a "GET" Rest API endpoint

## Fetch all the users *Send Request* GET https://api.github.com/users

3. Click on "Send Request" and boom you get the response view opened at the right side of the same REST API endpoint.

I became a big fan of this VS Code extension and loving it. You should also give it a try!

Happy learning!!

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