Troubleshooting REST APIs

If you encounter unexpected behavior when executing REST APIs, you can use the log files to identify the cause and resolve the problem.

SnapCenter Server REST APIs

You can download the log files from the SnapCenter user interface by clicking Monitor > Logs > Download.

SnapCenter Plug-in for VMware vSphere REST APIs

There are two ways you can download the log files:

File restore API gives error 400

Error 400 is displayed when restoring a file using /2.0/plugins/SP/resources/{key}/restorefile API.

Corrective actions