How to test a VPP token


At times we see issues with VPP tokens not retrieving data correctly, you can manually validate the VPP token using the steps below.

Using an API client such as Postman ( or Insomnia (

You need a VPP stoken, open it up in notepad and copy the value

The JSON payload will look like below (token):


I am using Insomnia in my example.

Create a new POST request and add Content-Type application/json into the headers


Add a JSON body and add the sToken payload in the format below.


Successful response from Apple


Note this is a test location with no apps in it, real request will return an inventory of apps.

VPP API is documented here:


Thanks Daniil!
Works fine.