Useful Tools & Apps- Webalo App Development

Postman Tools Support Every Stage of the API Lifecycle

Through design, testing and full production, Postman is there for faster, easier API development—without the chaos

Postman is a great way to test REST APIs outside of Webalo to be sure that your login credentials are correct and the API is returning the desired results.  WIth this knowledge in hand it makes it easier to configure your Webalo REST and IOT connectors and tasks knowing that your access credentials work and the data is available.  

XODATA – Data visualization tool for working with REST web service data.

 Microsoft SQL Server – Lightweight SQL server you can install on your laptop and use to build Webalo apps against.

 SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS) – is an integrated environment for managing any SQL infrastructure, from SQL Server to SQL Database. SSMS provides tools to configure, monitor, and administer instances of SQL from wherever you deploy it.

Query Builder – If you need help building your queries for your DB apps, there are many options to choose from. Below is a google search with several options.

 CDATA – Webalo connectivity partner whose technology allows us to connect to enterprise application services APIs and access them just like a traditional relational database via SQL. All the following JDBC drivers are available with your Webalo subscription. Click on the any JDBC driver offering to review the scope of the driver, the built in queries and the driver specific documentation.

 Reflector or AirServer – iOS and Android mobile phone emulation software. Helpful for showing Webalo our building presentations.

AD Explorer - Active Directory Explorer (AD Explorer) is an advanced Active Directory (AD) viewer and editor. You can use AD Explorer to easily navigate an AD database, define favorite locations, view object properties and attributes without having to open dialog boxes, edit permissions, view an object's schema, and execute sophisticated searches that you can save and re-execute. 

AD Query Tool - AD Query Tool is a convenient utility from ManageEngine ADManager Plus which allows users to query the Microsoft Active Directory from a convenient user interface. Any desired data on specific Active Directory objects can be obtained by supplying LDAP Queries in this utility. 

Ldap Admin Ldap Admin is a free Windows LDAP client and administration tool for LDAP directory management. This application lets you browse, search, modify, create and delete objects on LDAP server. It also supports more complex operations such as directory copy and move between remote servers and extends the common edit functions to support specific object types (such as groups and accounts). 

Invert! - Chrome Browser Extension for Dark Mode

Invert page colors to reduce strain on eyes and improve readability at night.Invert! is a useful extension that (surprisingly) inverts the colors of a webpage. Why use it? Inverting the colors of a page produces high contrast and can improve readability of pages, especially at night, and can also reduce eye strain. 

Dark Reader Dark - Chrome Browser Extension for Dark Mode
Dark theme for every website. Care your eyes, use Dark Reader for night and daily browsing.This is a clone of original Dark Reader located at and The difference is this variant is not trying to be 'smart' and just makes dark everything it can, including all images, videos, iframes, etc. In rare occasions when you may want to see a page uninverted, just use a hotkey to switch between light/dark mode 

Unix Epoch Time Converter 

The epoch is January 1, 1970 so it's the number of milliseconds since then. You can use this to convert to a human readable date:

Camunda Open Source Modeling Tool

The Camunda Open Source Modeling Tools is BPMN drawing tool that is integrated into Webalo Workflow Automation.

You can download the free community edition   for standalone drawings from the Camunda site. Available for Windows and MacOs.

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