Converting Curl to HTTP Request

Convert the Curl command to the HTTP request using ReqBin. Enter your Curl request, click the Submit button to check if you entered the Curl command correctly, and then switch to the Raw tab to see the generated HTTP request. You can also convert Curl requests to PHP, Python, JavaScript, and C # code. Click Run to execute the Convert Curl to HTTP Request online and see the results.
Converting Curl to HTTP Request Run
     -H "Content-Type: application/json"
     -H "Accept: application/json"
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What is Curl?

Curl is an open-source command-line tool and cross-platform library (libcurl) that allows you to transfer data over the network using over 25+ protocols, including HTTP, HTTPS, FTP, and works on Windows, macOS, and Linux platforms. Curl is excellent for testing APIs and has built-in support for HTTP Cookies, SSL, proxies, certificate validation, and user authentication.

What is HTTP?

HTTP (Hypertext Transfer Protocol) is the foundation of the World Wide Web, enabling communication between HTTP clients and servers to power websites and mobile applications. Devices communicate by sending HTTP requests and receiving HTTP responses. Requests use various "HTTP methods" to specify the desired action on a resource, each with its unique semantics. However, certain standard functionality, such as security, idempotence, and cacheability, may be common to a group of methods.

How to convert Curl to HTTP Request?

ReqBin automatically converts the Curl request to the HTTP Request when you type the Curl command. You can see converted requests on the Raw tab. Also, you can generate PHP, Python, and JavaScript code from the Curl command.

How to convert Curl to HTTP POST Request?

You can easily convert Curl POST request to HTTP POST request using ReqBin by following these steps:

  1. Create a Curl POST request by passing the POST data using the -d or -F command-line option.

    Curl POST Request Example
    curl -d [POST data]
  2. Click the "Run" to execute your POST request online and see results.
  3. Click the "Raw" tab on the left pane to see the generated HTTP request.

    Example HTTP request
    POST /echo/get/json HTTP/1.1
    Content-Type: application/json
    Accept: application/json
  4. Click the "Raw" tab on the right pane to see the server's HTTP response.

    Example HTTP response
    HTTP/1.1 200 OK
    Content-Type: application/json
    Content-Length: 19
    Connection: keep-alive

You can also click the "Generate Code" to convert your Curl POST request to Python, PHP, JavaScript, Java, C# code.

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