Authenticating via the API can be accomplished in two different ways:
- Using a Session Token & Cookie
- Using an API Key & Hash
API Key & Hash¶
This method requires that you have generated an API key with appropriate permissions prior to use. The API secret is utilized on each call to create a hash value of the query string.
Note: Using the API Key and hash will not log you out of the portal if you have an automated process that runs while you are navigating the portal.
A call to the /customer end point, would then look like this:
url = generate_full_endpoint('customer', key_secret='1-1111111') r = request.get(url)
Your results would be available in
If you are curious about the function called in the previous example, see the Helpful Functions section.