OpenAPI Swagger Editor Extension in VS Code

The 42Crunch OpenAPI Editor extension in VS Code explained

Introducing the OpenAPI Editor

Why using the OpenAPI editor will save you time and effort creating and editing OpenAPI files.

How to install the OpenAPI Editor

A quick run through on the installation of the 42Crunch OpenAPI Editor in VS Code.

List of the OpenAPI Editor extensions in IDEs

How to Create an OpenAPI File.

Shows you how to create a new OpenAPI file from scratch.

Popular Features in the OpenAPI Editor

Highlighting some of the useful and popular features in the OpenAPI Editor such as the Navigational Panel; Navigate using references; OpenAPI preview; Security Audit and Show Fixes.

How to run the security audit in VS Code OpenAPI editor.

Latest Resources


Build Secure APIs in VS Code with Instant API Security Testing

Webinar showcasing how 42Crunch’s API Audit and API Scan tools integrate within VS Code allowing developers to instantly audit and test their APIs as they code.


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“I want security, yeah Without it I had a great loss, no now Security, yeah And I want it at any cost …” (Otis Redding, 1964) Otis Redding may well have been singing about the love for another in these famous lines, but taken literally, his message will […]


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