Cookies and More Response Info

Version 2024.2.0

This week brings a tasty treat… cookies! 🍪

Cookies are a large part of managing state on the web. Now, any cookies received will be stored in a persistent cookie jar per-workspace. For example, if you submit a POST /login on one request, the auth cookie will also be sent with GET /profile.

Manage cookies from the new cookie dialog
Manage cookies from the new cookie dialog

You can also create additional cookie jars and switch between them, useful if testing a multiple users of a single web service.

New cookie dropdown in app header
New cookie dropdown in app header

🔍 Additional Response Info

Yaak now shows more response information like the HTTP version, remote address, and final URL (after redirects).

HTTP version, remote address, and URL in headers tab
HTTP version, remote address, and URL in headers tab

Fixes and Improvements

  • URL bar no longer jumps 1px on focus
  • Improved experience when wrapping URL contents on focus
  • Change environment hotkey to CmdOrCtrl+Shift+E to avoid Linux/Windows conflicts
  • Show alert after force-checking for updates