Odoo REST API: Version 1.0 documentation

Our Odoo REST API Reference houses a lot of information, but doesn’t always tell you how you should use it.

If you want to built apps and other integrations for the Odoo, this tutorial will walk you through what is required to authenticate and make basic API calls.


There are two ways to install module:

Directly from App store

  1. Activate Developer Mode
  2. Navigate to the Apps menu
  3. Click on second Apps menu if you are using version 9.0 otherwise App Store menu in left side bar
  4. Remove Featured [x] filter from search bar
  5. search module restapi
  6. Click on Install button.

By puting module in addons

  1. Unzip restapi module to custom addons directory
  2. Restart odoo server
  3. Activate Developer Mode
  4. Navigate to the Apps menu
  5. Click on Update Apps List menu in left side bar
  6. Once apps list is updated, click on Apps menu in left side bar
  7. Search module restapi
  8. Click on Install button.