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Using a REST service to accept HTTP POST requests in an HTML form

This scenario applies only to Talend ESB, Talend Data Services Platform, Talend MDM Platform, Talend Real-Time Big Data Platform, and Talend Data Fabric.

For more technologies supported by Talend, see Talend components.

This scenario describes how to upload data to a REST service using HTTP POST in a HTML form file. To do so, a Job is created to accept HTTP POST requests using the tRESTRequest component.

A predefined HTML form UploadFile.html is used to upload data to the REST service:

<form action="http://localhost:8088/UserInfo" method="post" enctype="multipart/form-data">
	<input type="file" name="id" />

The customer.xml that contains a user ID will be uploaded:


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