OpenAPI Explorer

OpenAPI Explorer allows you to call an API through its web interface or WebCLI, and view the entire process.

OpenAPI Explorer allows you to call APIs through its web interface or WebCLI, and view the entire process of the API calls. You can use this service to quickly search APIs of cloud services and APIs in the marketplace, call these APIs, and view the API request and response in each call. OpenAPI Explorer can automatically generate SDK demo code based on the customized request parameters.

Features

Ready for Use
OpenAPI Explorer is a ready-for-use service that is free of charge. You can call APIs of Alibaba Cloud services without any prior code required.
Quick Search
Allows you to quickly search APIs of cloud services and APIs in the API marketplace.
Easy to Use
You can choose to call an API through the OpenAPI Explorer web interface or WebCLI. OpenAPI Explorer will automatically generate the corresponding SDK demos to meet your development needs.
Visualized API Calls
Allows you to view the corresponding API request, response, and time consumption when calling an API.

Features

  • API Search

    Easy to Search

    You can search APIs of cloud services and APIs in the API marketplace by service name or API name.

  • Visualized User Interfaces

    Web Interface

    You can call APIs by configuring request parameters on the OpenAPI Explorer web interface and view the corresponding API request, response, and time consumption that have been output to a web page.

    WebCLI

    The OpenAPI Explorer WebCLI allows you to use command lines to call APIs in the same way as a Linux environment.

  • SDK Demos

    Automatic SDK Demo Generation

    Automatically generates SDK demos based on the API request parameters that you have set. You can debug these SDK demos in your development environment.

    Support for Multiple Programming Languages

    OpenAPI Explorer can generate SDK demos that support multiple programming languages, including Java, Node.JS, PHP, and Python.

Scenarios

  • SDK User Guide
API Debugging

API Debugging

Quick Debugging

When developing APIs in Alibaba Cloud, you may need to verify the API request methods and view the responses. OpenAPI Explorer allows you to call and debug APIs through its web interface or WebCLI, and view the API responses. It also provides solutions to resolve API call errors.

Benefits

  • Visualized User Interfaces

    Provides visualized user interfaces that allow you to view the entire process of API calls.

  • Fast Troubleshooting

    When an API call error occurs, OpenAPI Explorer displays an error message to help you precisely locate the cause. It also provides solutions to handle API call errors.

  • Multiple User Interfaces

    You can call APIs through the web interface or WebCLI of OpenAPI Explorer.

  • Quick API Search

    Allows you to quickly search APIs of cloud services.

SDK User Guide

SDK User Guide

SDK Demo Code

OpenAPI Explorer automatically generates Java, PHP, Python, or Node.JS sample code based on the API request parameters that you have set to help you develop applications.

Benefits

  • Handling SDK Usage Issues

    Generates SDK demos based on the request parameters that you have set to assist your application development.

  • Quick SDK Testing

    You can directly copy SDK demos to your development environment and use these demos to guide you through the process of using these SDKs.