Applies to ReadyAPI 2.8, last modified on August 16, 2019

Use the request Attachments panel to add attachments to the current request or view and edit the existing attachments. This topic contains brief information about the panel. To learn how to work with attachments, see the corresponding topics for SOAP and REST requests.

The Attachments panel

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The attachment table consists of the following columns:

Column Description
Name The name of the attachment file.
  • If you have cached the attachment, it shows the file name only.
  • If you have not cached the attachment, and the ResourceRoot project property is set, it shows the file name including the path to the file, relative to the ResourceRoot value.
  • If you have not cached the attachment, and the ResourceRoot project property is not set, it shows the file name including the absolute path to the file.
This field supports Property expansions.
Content-Type The MIME content-type of the attachment.
Size Read-only. The size of the attached file.
Part The part this attachment should be associated with.
Type Read-only. The type of the attachment.
ContentID A value to override the ContentID value from the service definition.
Cached Indicates whether the attachment is cached in the project file.

To manage the attachments, use commands on the toolbar:

The Attachments panel toolbar
Command Description
Add Add a new file attachment.
Remove Remove the selected file attachment.
Reload Attach the selected file once more.
Export Save the attachment to a file.

See Also

Bottom Request Panels
Top Request Panels

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