Basic Authorization

Basic authentication for REST requests

After adding a basic authorization to the request, the authorization tab allows you to edit the settings.

Note: Currently, authentication needs to be set up individually for each request.

Basic Authentication

Authentication settings


The username to use for authentication.


The password to use for authentication.


Domain is optional for basic authentication.

Pre-emptive auth:

This setting defines authentication behaviour.

Use global preference

Uses settings defined in the global preferences HTTP Settings.

Authenticate pre-emptively

For this request only. Do not wait for authentication challenge to send the credentials.