There are two ways to add a service:
- In Projects view, select Create New > Service. Enter service name, select REST Service (selected by default)and click OK.
- In Palette > Services, drag and drop REST Service component into the screen. Click Add new to define a new service. This step will also add the service to a screen.
Once a service is created, a service editor will open. A service has the following properties. In most cases, you only need to set the service URL.
|URL||Service URL. For example: http://search.twitter.com/search.json|
|Method||Type of request:|
|Data type||What is the format of the data returned by the service (json, jsonp, xml). Here is a good article that describes how JSONP works. |
|Content Type||If Method selected is post or delete, then body content can be set to:|