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Installing APIMatic CLI

APIMatic CLI, or apimatic is a command-line interface to APIMatic for use in your favorite terminal or automation scripts.

Features Supported by APIMatic CLI

Currently, APIMatic CLI supports the following features:

  1. Validation of API Specifications.
  2. Transformation between API specification formats including OpenAPI/Swagger, RAML, WSDL and Postman Collections. To view a full list for these formats, refer to API Transformer.
  3. SDK/Client library generation for APIs.
  4. API Documentation generation.

How to Install APIMatic CLI?

APIMatic CLI is built with Node.js and is installable via npm.


If you do not have Node.js and npm, please install through Node.js Downloads.

Install CLI

Run the following command to install the CLI.

npm install -g @apimatic/cli

Verify Installation

To verify the CLI installation, use apimatic --version command. You should be able to see the installed version of the CLI after successful installation.

$ apimatic --version

To learn more about APIMatic commands, refer to Getting Started Guide.