Install NativeRest

Install NativeRest on Windows

At this time, NativeRest is available only for Windows 7, 8, 10, 11 (64-bit). Use Wine to run NativeRest on macOS or Linux.
If you haven’t already downloaded NativeRest, visit the download page. You can also download a portable version for Windows.

Install NativeRest – REST Client for Windows

Double-click the installer exe-file to run the installer. Like NativeRest, the installer supports light and dark themes.
We recommend that you do not change the destination folder, as it will enable automatic app updates.
You can check the box to create of a desktop shortcut and the box to run NativeRest after installation.

Silent Install Mode

When you pass the /silent or /verysilent command line switch, the installer does not display its GUI.
You can use the following syntax to specify installer parameters.
nativerest.1.0.0.installer.exe /silent

Parameters Description
/silent – Run in silent mode.
/verysilent – Everything is like /silent, but the application does not launch after installation.
/update – Update the existing installation.
/uninstall – Uninstall the existing installation.
/dir="..." – Overrides the default installation path %APPDATA%\Roaming\NativeSoft\NativeRest

Exit Codes
0 – No errors.
1 – Common installation error.
2 – Destination folder access denied.

Updating NativeRest

By default, NativeRest is configured to check for updates automatically and install when a new version is available.

Update Settings NativeRest

You can turn off automatic updates and check for updates ay any time in Update tab.

Uninstall NativeRest

To uninstall NativeRest from a Windows computer simply go to the settings menu on Windows and select Apps. From the Add/Remove Programs section, click on the app and select to uninstall.

Uninstall NativeRest – REST Client for Windows

Install NativeRest on Linux

NativeRest can be installed and run on Linux using Wine. Below is the installation procedure on Ubuntu.
The official Wine website contains instructions for other Linux OS.

Install Wine

If your system is 64 bit, enable 32 bit architecture (if you haven't already):

sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386

Download and add the repository key

sudo mkdir -pm755 /etc/apt/keyrings
sudo wget -O /etc/apt/keyrings/winehq-archive.key

Select your Ubuntu version and download the WineHQ sources file:

sudo wget -NP /etc/apt/sources.list.d/

Update the package information

sudo apt update

Install stable Wine package:

sudo apt install --install-recommends winehq-stable

Install Windows fonts

To use NativeRest correctly, you must install the following standard Windows fonts:

Segoe UI
Segoe UI Light
Segoe UI Semibold