(400) Bad Request submit issue in JIRA

I'm trying to submit an issue using JIRA API with c# and i'm receiving

The remote server returned an error: (400) Bad Request.

JiraManager manager = newJiraManager("uname", "mypass");
privateconststring m_BaseUrl = "https://insightsoftwaresolutions.atlassian.net/rest/api/2/";
        privatestring m_Username;
        privatestring m_Password;
        public JiraManager(string username, string password)
            m_Username = username;
            m_Password = password;
publicvoid SubmitIssue()
            string data=@"{""fields"":{""project"":{""key"":""TES""},""summary"":""Summ"",""description"":""testinggg"",""issuetype"":{""name"":""Bug""}}}";
            string result = RunQuery("issue", data: data, method: "POST");


protectedstring RunQuery(string resource,string argument = null,string data = null,string method = "GET")
            string url = string.Format("{0}{1}/", m_BaseUrl, resource.ToString());
            if (argument != null)
                url = string.Format("{0}{1}/", url, argument);
            HttpWebRequest request = WebRequest.Create(url) asHttpWebRequest;
            request.ContentType = "application/json";
            request.Method = method;
            if (data != null)
                using (StreamWriter writer = newStreamWriter(request.GetRequestStream()))
            string base64Credentials = GetEncodedCredentials();
            request.Headers.Add("Authorization", "Basic " + base64Credentials);
            HttpWebResponse response = request.GetResponse() asHttpWebResponse;
            string result = string.Empty;
            using (StreamReader reader = newStreamReader(response.GetResponseStream()))
                result = reader.ReadToEnd();
            return result;
        privatestring GetEncodedCredentials()
            string mergedCredentials = string.Format("{0}:{1}", m_Username, m_Password);
            byte[] byteCredentials = UTF8Encoding.UTF8.GetBytes(mergedCredentials);



2 answers

you have to use URL as like this


check this


i have already done that. inside my RunQuery() method i'm appending that "issue" part to the base URL

yes i know that, did you noticed diffrenced between your url and my url?

you used rest api as "rest/api/2/" but it is not valid, you have to use like this "rest/api/2/issue"

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