Clone an API configuration version

If you want to create a new version of a registered API, you can do so by cloning an already existing version. After completing this action, you go directly to a pre-populated configuration page where you can modify selected fields without the necessity of entering all API details from the beginning.

Try the API: You can also complete this task by using the API Endpoints API. Run the Clone a version operation. Learn more about Akamai’s APIs.

How to

  1. On the API Definitions page, in the Registered APIs section, click the ellipsis icon () associated with the API whose configuration version you want to clone.
  2. From the menu, select Manage versions.
  3. In the Version history panel, click the ellipsis icon () associated with the API configuration version that you want to clone.
  4. From the menu, select Clone new version from <version_number>.
  5. In the confirmation window that opens, click Clone.
    The cloned API configuration version opens on the endpoint and resource configuration page and you can modify the existing settings.
  6. Modify the API base path or API hostnames to ensure that API endpoint URLs are unique.
  7. If you do not want to make any additional changes to the cloned API configuration version, click Save.