FAQ: Overview of Data Acquisition Methods - Making API request from browser

This community-built FAQ covers the “Making API request from browser” exercise from the lesson “Overview of Data Acquisition Methods”.

Paths and Courses
This exercise can be found in the following Codecademy content:

[Beta] Data Science Foundations

FAQs on the exercise Making API request from browser

There are currently no frequently asked questions associated with this exercise – that’s where you come in! You can contribute to this section by offering your own questions, answers, or clarifications on this exercise. Ask or answer a question by clicking reply (reply) below.

If you’ve had an “aha” moment about the concepts, formatting, syntax, or anything else with this exercise, consider sharing those insights! Teaching others and answering their questions is one of the best ways to learn and stay sharp.

Join the Discussion. Help a fellow learner on their journey.

Ask or answer a question about this exercise by clicking reply (reply) below!
You can also find further discussion and get answers to your questions over in #get-help.

Agree with a comment or answer? Like (like) to up-vote the contribution!

Need broader help or resources? Head to #get-help and #community:tips-and-resources. If you are wanting feedback or inspiration for a project, check out #project.

Looking for motivation to keep learning? Join our wider discussions in #community

Learn more about how to use this guide.

Found a bug? Report it online, or post in #community:Codecademy-Bug-Reporting

Have a question about your account or billing? Reach out to our customer support team!

None of the above? Find out where to ask other questions here!

I’ve run the api calls but the tasks aren’t marking themselves as done so I can’t move forward

12 Likes

I’ve been having the same issue. Also emailed. Frustrating to have something out of your control completely stall your progress when you’re paying for the “pro” edition membership.

3 Likes

Also having this issue. My API call was correct, but just to be sure, I copied and pasted the call from the “Hint” and still no response in the page.

4 Likes

Same. I reported the bug and hopefully they work on it asap.

3 Likes

I am facing the same issue. COuld they resolve it?

2 Likes

Same—api calls don’t result in the task reading as marked.

2 Likes

samething here! how can we move ?

2 Likes

They have not fixed this yet. I cannot move forward either, although my code was correct. Very frustrating.

2 Likes

Same issue. Does anyone knows how to flag this

2 Likes

I have the same issue as all of you. Given this thread goes back quite some time I would have expecte that the issue would have been solved now.

I have reported it on the page (Get Unstuck → Bugs). Hopefully this will trigger a response.

2 Likes

I am also having the same issue

1 Like

Same issue for me - very frustrating. I’ve submitted a bug report hopefully that gets picked up soon…

1 Like

Seems to have been fixed, mostly by just having the next button active from the start.

1 Like

its resolved now.
I think they just removed the need to complete it.

Not resolve . how to inform them?