Adding a header

You can add a standard header or a custom header to a request or response.


  1. Open the test.
  2. In the test hierarchy, click a request (to add a request header) or the Response Data folder for a request (to add a response header).
  3. In the Test Element Details area, locate the Request Headers table, and then click Add. The Add/Edit Headers window opens.Add/Edit Headers window
  4. To add a standard header:
    1. In the Available Headers list, locate the header to add and click it. Use the Quick search field (start typing the name of a header) and Header types list (select the type of header you are looking for) to quickly locate a header in the Available Headers list.
    2. Click the right angle bracket (>). The selected header moves into the Selected headers list and your cursor is placed in the value column.
    3. Type the value for the header.
  5. To add a custom header:
    1. In the Header types list, select Custom.
    2. At the bottom of the window, in the New custom header area, type the header information in the Name field and the Value field, and then click Insert. The custom header is added to the Selected headers list.
  6. When you have finished adding headers, click OK.