{"_id":"56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d6","category":{"_id":"56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08cb","version":"56326e9cdf556c0d00cd08ca","pages":["56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d5","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d6","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d7","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d8","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d9"],"project":"544fc17e698ab40800b4f891","__v":1,"sync":{"url":"","isSync":false},"reference":false,"createdAt":"2014-10-28T16:17:02.556Z","from_sync":false,"order":0,"slug":"getting-started","title":"Getting Started"},"parentDoc":null,"project":"544fc17e698ab40800b4f891","user":"544fc065698ab40800b4f888","version":{"_id":"56326e9cdf556c0d00cd08ca","project":"544fc17e698ab40800b4f891","__v":2,"createdAt":"2015-10-29T19:08:12.724Z","releaseDate":"2015-10-29T19:08:12.724Z","categories":["56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08cb","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08cc","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08cd","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08ce","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08cf","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d0","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d1","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d2","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d3","56326e9ddf556c0d00cd08d4","56d942ac337fd11300d6a251"],"is_deprecated":false,"is_hidden":false,"is_beta":false,"is_stable":true,"codename":"collector","version_clean":"2.1.0","version":"2.1"},"__v":7,"updates":["554b9e07f2829e1900587083","55c95e471bf2522d008f0d7b","58e38b1e015a960f00847595","5911f821c188f10f00501126","59954295e54a24000f48b9cf","59ab7162b2e3e90019167e54","59ba015200b054001c3cec22","59d469bdc31c00002617d93a","59dba9c5c92dcd001c440eb6"],"next":{"pages":[],"description":""},"createdAt":"2015-05-01T09:01:38.723Z","link_external":false,"link_url":"","githubsync":"","sync_unique":"","hidden":false,"api":{"results":{"codes":[]},"auth":"never","params":[],"url":""},"isReference":false,"order":1,"body":"## Step 1 - Locate the API dashboard\n\nLog into your coins account and open up the [API dashboard](https://coins.ph/user/api) located in `Settings->API Access`\n[block:html]\n{\n  \"html\": \"<div class=\\\"well\\\">\\n  <img src=\\\"https://files.readme.io/IL5PzbQjTXOyKNJYVOPk_Screen%20Shot%202015-05-01%20at%2018.15.16.png\\\" />\\n</div>\\n<style>\\n  img {\\n    max-width: 100%;\\n    max-height: 450px;\\n  }\\n</style>\"\n}\n[/block]\n## Step 2 - Create your application\n\nChoose an application name, a redirect URL, and permission scopes. You can use a dummy URL for now.\n[block:html]\n{\n  \"html\": \"<div class=\\\"well\\\">\\n  <img src=\\\"https://files.readme.io/XS1X89XWQQGKr8ASwHYh_Screen%20Shot%202015-05-06%20at%2014.23.09.png\\\" />\\n</div>\\n\\n<style>\\n  img {\\n    max-width: 100%;\\n    max-height: 450px;\\n  }\\n</style>\"\n}\n[/block]\nYour application should now be listed in your API dashboard.\n[block:html]\n{\n  \"html\": \"<div class=\\\"well\\\">\\n  <img src=\\\"https://files.readme.io/An3xFpCqRHKpG9PcNmV4_Screen%20Shot%202015-05-06%20at%2014.19.35.png\\\" />\\n</div>\\n\\n<style>\\n  img {\\n    max-width: 100%;\\n    max-height: 450px;\\n  }\\n</style>\"\n}\n[/block]\n# Step 3 - Take note of your keys\n\nYou can now view your keys and test out your redirect URL. The keys in the following screenshot are blurred on purpose. Remember to keep your keys somewhere safe.\n[block:html]\n{\n  \"html\": \"<div class=\\\"well\\\">\\n  <img src=\\\"https://files.readme.io/7o1H4tdSS1269Pw2cUGG_Screen_Shot_2015-05-06_at_14_52_12.jpg\\\" />\\n</div>\\n\\n<style>\\n  img {\\n    max-width: 100%;\\n    max-height: 450px;\\n  }\\n</style>\"\n}\n[/block]\nWe are now ready to make our [first API call](doc:your-first-request).","excerpt":"","slug":"creating-your-api-keys","type":"basic","title":"Creating your API keys"}

Creating your API keys


## Step 1 - Locate the API dashboard Log into your coins account and open up the [API dashboard](https://coins.ph/user/api) located in `Settings->API Access` [block:html] { "html": "<div class=\"well\">\n <img src=\"https://files.readme.io/IL5PzbQjTXOyKNJYVOPk_Screen%20Shot%202015-05-01%20at%2018.15.16.png\" />\n</div>\n<style>\n img {\n max-width: 100%;\n max-height: 450px;\n }\n</style>" } [/block] ## Step 2 - Create your application Choose an application name, a redirect URL, and permission scopes. You can use a dummy URL for now. [block:html] { "html": "<div class=\"well\">\n <img src=\"https://files.readme.io/XS1X89XWQQGKr8ASwHYh_Screen%20Shot%202015-05-06%20at%2014.23.09.png\" />\n</div>\n\n<style>\n img {\n max-width: 100%;\n max-height: 450px;\n }\n</style>" } [/block] Your application should now be listed in your API dashboard. [block:html] { "html": "<div class=\"well\">\n <img src=\"https://files.readme.io/An3xFpCqRHKpG9PcNmV4_Screen%20Shot%202015-05-06%20at%2014.19.35.png\" />\n</div>\n\n<style>\n img {\n max-width: 100%;\n max-height: 450px;\n }\n</style>" } [/block] # Step 3 - Take note of your keys You can now view your keys and test out your redirect URL. The keys in the following screenshot are blurred on purpose. Remember to keep your keys somewhere safe. [block:html] { "html": "<div class=\"well\">\n <img src=\"https://files.readme.io/7o1H4tdSS1269Pw2cUGG_Screen_Shot_2015-05-06_at_14_52_12.jpg\" />\n</div>\n\n<style>\n img {\n max-width: 100%;\n max-height: 450px;\n }\n</style>" } [/block] We are now ready to make our [first API call](doc:your-first-request).