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How can i pass key to the http API instead of login credentials

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Our client wants to monitor the web request via http API using API key. Currently, one can do that using credentials. However, the API the clients request are rather via Keys as opposed to credentials.

Getting this feature will enable the client to easily monitor their website using the http API.

Thank you

api http key

Created on May 12, 2021 5:35:54 AM by  Alex Ntow (0) 1



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Hi Alex,

I'm afraid there is currently no option to use an API key. You will need to authenticate with credentials. The only option to not use a password would be to use the passhash. This could look like this:

https://yourserver/api/table.xml?content=sensors&columns=sensor&username=myuser&passhash=hash

Here you can find also more detailed information about the API.


Kind regards

Felix Wiesneth - Team Tech Support

Created on May 12, 2021 8:11:32 AM by  Felix Wiesneth [Paessler Support]



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