How can we make sure that Web API returns JSON data only?
In Web API project, we need to use the WebApiConfig.cs class.
Just add the following in
App_Start / WebApiConfig.cs class in my MVC Web API project.
.Add(new MediaTypeHeaderValue(“text/html”) );
That makes sure you get JSON on most queries, but you can get
XML when you send
If you need to have the response