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GraphQL File Upload with Angular

GraphQL does not support file upload natively. Thankfully, jaydenseric created graphql-multipart-request-spec to standardize the format to use multipart (HTTP file upload) request to upload file to a GraphQL server. On the server side, most popular GQL servers support this standard. On the client side, you can use Apollo GraphQL client. However, what if you want to implement your own file upload client? This article shows that all you need to do is to create a multipart request according to the format of graphql-multipart-request-spec and send it to the server. Read more →