Setting up API testing project
Web services are specific services that can be published and called over the Web by client applications. Katalon Studio supports functional testing of Web services. This topic provides an overview of how to setup Katalon Studio for Web service testing.
Proxy can be configured at Preferences > Proxy. These settings affect both WebUI and Web service test execution.
|Proxy Option||Specify how Katalon Studio will deal with proxy
|Proxy Server Type||Specify the type of the proxy server. Katalon Studio currently supports three types of proxy server: HTTP, HTTPS, and SOCKS|
|Address & Port||The IP address and port of the proxy server|
|Authentication||Users can specify the username and password to access the proxy server if required.
Users may find their computers in a network that requires certification setup in order to access the Internet.
Katalon Studio supports the capability to bypass certificate validation so that users with a restricted network policy can work with Katalon Studio as usual. This setting can be found at Project > Settings > Network and it affects both WebUI and Web service testing.
You may use external libraries in your test project. Go to Project > Settings > External Libraries to add new or remove existing libraries for Katalon Studio. External libraries are stored in Katalon Studio’s Drivers folder.
- Add: Click to add your external libraries. The selected libraries will be copied to Katalon Studio’s Drivers folder.
- Remove: Click to remove existing libraries. They will be removed from Katalon Studio’s Drivers folder.
The added libraries can be imported and referenced in the Script View of Katalon Studio: