Backup and Sync your Postman Collections on GitHub

Millions of developers use GitHub every day to manage and store revisions of projects, making it the largest host of source code in the world.  Now you can easily backup and synchronize your Postman Collections on GitHub. Your Collections are all tucked in safe and sound with our latest Postman Pro to GitHub Integration.

If you have 2 minutes, we'll show you how right now.

Backup your Postman Collections to GitHub

Log on to your Dashboard from the Postman website, and navigate to the Integrations page to see a list of all the currently available integrations for Postman Pro users.

Click Dashboard.

Select the Integrations tab.

Select GitHub from a list of Postman's 3rd party Integrations for Postman Pro users.

Click Add to backup your Postman Collections to GitHub, and then log in with your GitHub credentials to authorize Postman to access your GitHub account.

Select an existing GitHub repository, select an existing Postman Collection, and then enter a filename to call your backup. Upon submit, your Collection will be pushed to your GitHub repository under the filename that you specified, and saved as a single JSON file.

There are also some advanced options available.  You can enter a custom directory name, or leave "Postman Collections" as the default. You can specify a branch for commit, or leave "master" as the default.


And that's it!  From now on, every change saved to your Postman Collection will automatically commit changes to your GitHub repo in real time.  Now your Collections and code can live together in perfect harmony in the same repository.

Explore this one and other 3rd party Integrations on the Postman Integrations directory, and let us know what you think!

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