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Extensibility and Integration

 

OutSystems

REST API

API exposing methods to allow other systems to retrieve or manipulate information through REST.

Properties

Name Description Mandatory Default value Observations
Name Identifies an element in the scope where it is defined, like a screen, action, or module. Yes
Description Text that documents the element. Useful for documentation purpose.
The maximum size of this property is 2000 characters.
Icon Picture to be displayed to help identify this element. Yes
URL Base URL of all REST API methods.
Security
HTTP Security Security level required for HTTP requests. Can be overridden by the security level set in the environment or infrastructure. Yes SSL/TLS
Authentication Required authentication in HTTP requests. The callback action OnAuthentication is made available to implement Basic or Custom authentication. Yes None
Internal Access Only Only users with access to the internal network can access the Web Service. Yes No
Advanced
Documentation Set to Yes to automatically generate a documentation page at the REST API base URL. Yes Yes
Send Default Values Send the input parameter value in the response payload if it is holding its default value. Yes No
On Request The action to customize the request before it reaches the REST API methods.
On Response The action to customize the response before sending it.
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