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Basics of generic method for making API POST calls
public static async Task<bool> PostInfoAsync<T>(string url, T request, string apiKey)
{
try
{
byte[] reqString = Encoding.Default.GetBytes(JsonConvert.SerializeObject(request, Newtonsoft.Json.Formatting.None));
using HttpClient client = new();
client.DefaultRequestHeaders.Accept.Add(new MediaTypeWithQualityHeaderValue("application/json"));
client.DefaultRequestHeaders.Add("Referer", Environment.MachineName);
client.DefaultRequestHeaders.Add("X-API-KEY", apiKey);
ByteArrayContent content = new(reqString);
content.Headers.ContentType = new MediaTypeHeaderValue("application/json");
HttpResponseMessage response = await client.PostAsync(url, content);
return true;
}
catch (Exception)
{
return false;
}
}
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