options-request tagged requests and articles

Categorized request examples and articles tagged with [options-request] keyword
Curl OPTIONS Request
An example of sending an OPTIONS request with Curl. Browsers send OPTIONS requests when making a CORS request to another origin. To make an OPTIONS request using Curl, you must pass the -X OPTIONS command-line parameter to the Curl. The OPTIONS request does not return any data. All information is returned in the response headers.

OPTIONS Request Example
An example of sending an OPTIONS request to the server. Browsers send OPTIONS requests when they send a CORS request to another origin. In this HTTP OPTIONS request example, the client requests the available parameters for the HTTP POST method.

HTTP OPTIONS Method
The HTTP OPTIONS method describes the communication options for the target resource. Browsers send the HTTP OPTIONS request to find out HTTP methods and other options supported by a web server as a 'preflight' request to send data to another domain.