API Designer Release Notes

API Designer 0.4.0 Release Notes

March 11, 2017

This release includes a change, minor bug fixes, and performance improvements. Performance improvements include the introduction of the background worker in the validation process.

Auto-completion Change

To use auto-completion, you type part of a word followed by CTRL-SPACE. One or more suggestions appear. Click the suggestion to accept it.

This change improves the overall performance and browser response time.

Resolved Issues

  • Fixed the issue with the importer generating invalid facets on RAML types by using annotations instead of custom facets.

  • Fixed the issue with loading an XSD file when another XSD file was using it.

  • Fixed the issue with validating additionalProperties.

  • Fixed the issue with the OAS-RAML Converter converting additionalProperties.


  • Bumped the JS parser version to 1.1.14.

  • Bumped the API Console version to 3.0.14.

  • Added a background process for parsing and validation.

    Above the editor, near the file name, there is now a validation indicator.

  • Improved performance by no longer rendering the console when the right panel is hidden.

API Designer 0.3.2 Release Notes

February 3, 2017

This release focuses on minor bug fixes.

Resolved Issues

  • Fixed an issue that showed an incorrect response code tab in API Console.

  • Fixed an issue that caused API Designer to report a problem with external XSD schemas.

  • OAS importer no longer generates an invalid RAML when an OAS definition names include special characters such as [.

  • Fixed an issue with creating a new file from the context menu of a folder.


  • Bumped the JS parser version to 1.1.13.

  • Bumped the API Console version to 3.0.13.

  • Importing an OAS 2.0 document is greatly improved and is no longer in Beta.

API Designer 0.3.1 Release Notes

January 14, 2017

This release focuses on minor bug fixes.

Resolved Issues

  • Fixed several minor issues with the import of an OAS 2.0 document.

  • Browser crashes when adding a { after a resource name in RAML 0.8.

  • Fixed minor issues around tracing the corrects errors across multiple files.

  • Fixed other parsing issues.


  • Bumped the JS parser version to 1.1.12.

  • Bumped the API Console version to 3.0.12.

API Designer 0.3.0 Release Notes

December 3, 2016

This release includes a new, improved menu to simplify creating RAML documents, as well as a beta version for importing OAS 2.0 documents.

Resolved Issues

  • Several mocking service issues.

  • In the previous version, the baseUri was duplicated after quitting the designer with the mocking service enabled.


  • Improved main menu.

  • Bumped JS parser version to 1.1.8.

  • Bumped API Console version to 3.0.11.

New Features

Import OAS 2.0 (beta).

API Designer 0.2.0 Release Notes

November 19, 2016

This release incorporates full support for RAML 1.0 and fixes bugs.

Resolved Issues

  • The mocking server no longer returns “unknown type” when type is defined in a library.

  • In the previous versions, importing files did not get automatically saved. This release fixes that issue and also eliminates the confusing error indicator that appeared after import in a valid RAML file.


Bumped JS parser version to 1.1.6.

New Features

  • Improved warnings and trace information for better error management.

  • Auto-completion for any named variable such as paging trait or collection resource type across all RAML typed fragments.

  • Validation of RAML 1.0 typed fragments.