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This package was approved by moderator gep13 on 7/30/2018.

RESTClient is a Java application to test RESTful webservices. It can be used to test variety of HTTP communications. This package installs GUI version.

To install RESTClient, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install wiztools-rest-client-ui --version 3.6.2

To upgrade RESTClient, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade wiztools-rest-client-ui --version 3.6.2


  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $toolsDir = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
    $appDir = "$toolsDir\app"
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName  = 'wiztools-rest-client-ui'
      fileFullPath = "$appDir\restclient.jar"
      url          = ''
      checksum     = '96871ecebb947c2faf60e1e5c883c8e13441228c87e974e1e719da317a776554c3c95ed71a3dbf50825a03c58bbc10d09d5c19a972198fce03248342c4288e05'
      checksumType = 'sha512'
    Get-ChocolateyWebFile @packageArgs
    $menuPrograms = [environment]::GetFolderPath([environment+specialfolder]::Programs)
    $wshShell = New-Object -comObject WScript.Shell
    $shortcut = $wshShell.CreateShortcut("$menuPrograms\ RESTClient.lnk")
    $shortcut.TargetPath = "javaw.exe"
    $Shortcut.Arguments = "-jar `"$appDir\restclient.jar`""
    $shortcut.IconLocation = "$toolsDir\icon.ico"
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    $menuPrograms = [environment]::GetFolderPath([environment+specialfolder]::Programs)
    $shortcutFilePath = "$menuPrograms\ RESTClient.lnk"
    If (Test-Path $shortcutFilePath) {
      Remove-Item $shortcutFilePath
  • tools\icon.ico

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Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status RESTClient 3.7.0 94 Wednesday, September 5, 2018 approved RESTClient 3.6.2 106 Saturday, July 28, 2018 approved RESTClient 3.6.1 453 Saturday, July 30, 2016 approved RESTClient 3.6 283 Sunday, May 29, 2016 approved RESTClient 3.5 309 Friday, February 19, 2016 approved

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