MultipartRequest In Flutter

Lakshydeep Vikram
Jun 19 · 1 min read

Using http.post() in flutter, you can able to send only string,int,date and double data-types only . If you want to send images/videos/files to the server then how could you do?So, the answer is post request using MultipartRequest.

Diving into MultipartRequest

Beginning with the easy one.

First install http_package:

First store the multipartrequest in one var like this:

For passing headers or token:

For sending files/images/videos:

For sending normal data(var,string,int,double,date),add these lines:

Finally,add these line to complete the multipartrequest:

Adding these lines you will able to send file type data to the server through http.post request/multipart request.

Example:

These above code is available in github .

Hence,you’d learn how to send files to the server using multipart request or http.post request in flutter.

Thanks.

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