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How can I use Axios interceptors to add some headers to responses?

In my Reactjs app , I want to add an interceptor which can append some headers to some backend responses

So, I tried this :

    export default function App() {
      axios.interceptors.response.use(
        (config)=> {
          config.headers['myheader'] = 'myvalue'; // <-- THIS IS MY CUSTOM HEADERS
          return config;
        },
        (error) => {
          // ON ERREOR
        })
       ......
      );

And I suppose like that that my header would be append in every back-end response. But that doesn’t seem to work.

Suggestions ??

Answer

Add a request interceptor

axios.interceptors.request.use(
    config => {
        const token = localStorage.getItem('auth_token');
        if (token) {
            config.headers['Authorization'] = 'Bearer ' + token;
        }
        config.headers['Content-Type'] = 'application/json';
        return config;
    },
    error => {
        Promise.reject(error)
});

Add a response interceptor

axios.interceptors.response.use((response) => { // block to handle success case
    return response
 }, function (error) { // block to handle error case
    const originalRequest = error.config;
 
    if (error.response.status === 401 && originalRequest.url ===
 'http://dummydomain.com/auth/token') { // Added this condition to avoid infinite loop 

 
        // Redirect to any unauthorised route to avoid infinite loop...
        return Promise.reject(error);
    }
 
    if (error.response.status === 401 && !originalRequest._retry) { // Code inside this block will refresh the auth token
 
        originalRequest._retry = true;
        const refreshToken = 'xxxxxxxxxx'; // Write the  logic  or call here the function which is having the login to refresh the token.
        return axios.post('/auth/token',
            {
                "refresh_token": refreshToken
            })
            .then(res => {
                if (res.status === 201) {
                    localStorage.setItem('auth_token',res.data);
                    axios.defaults.headers.common['Authorization'] = 'Bearer ' + localStorage.getItem('auth_token');
                    return axios(originalRequest);
                }
            })
    }
    return Promise.reject(error);
});

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