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This rule belongs to the postman-validation ruleset and states that:

An item group/folder in the Postman Collection v2.0 and above must define the item property to help define any inner items nested inside the folder.

Maximum SeverityWarning
MessageRequired property item in folder is missing.
Rule SystemSemantic
Broad CategoryFolders
Products ImpactedAPI Transformer, Code Generation, Developer Experience Portal
Tagspostman api semantic validation request items folder item group collection

Suggested Fixes

  • Ensure that all item groups/folders has an inner item property with value set as a non-empty list of item definitions.
  • In the Postman application, move one or more requests in your collection to the intended folder, save and export your collection and then try again.

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