BLOCKS Reference

Block Reference

API

HTTP POST

This BLOCK initiate an HTTP POST request.

"HTTP status" responses in the 400 or 500s indicate that the execution failed.

Parameters are passed in the request body as URL encoded strings ("Content-Type = application/x-www-form-urlencode").

Property Explanation
BLOCK name Configure the name displayed on this BLOCK.
URL Designate a URL for the request.
Query parameters

Designate query parameters as key and value combinations.

Values only: [% format character addressable] [variable expansion addressable]

Parameters

Designate parameters as key and value combinations.

Values only: [% format character addressable] [variable expansion addressable]

BLOCK memos Make notes about this BLOCK.
Reattempts in case of errors Designate the number of attempts to try in case of a request error.
Time between attempts Designate the number of seconds to wait between attempts in case of a request error.
Results variable

Designate the variable that will store the response returned from the HTTP server.

The value stored into the variable will be the response's message-body only. When the "Content-Type" header is "application/json", the variable will store the results of decoding the message-body.

For details, refer to Output specifications > HTTP GET / HTTP POST / HTTP PUT

Request headers

Designate request headers as key and value combinations.

Values only: [% format character addressable] [variable expansion addressable]