This topic provides an overview of creating and managing API authentication credentials.
When you use the Player Management and Delivery System APIs, your method calls will require access tokens unless you enable basic authentication in the Perform account settings. For more information on enabling basic authentication, see Managing Account Settings.
In this topic, you will learn about:
The API Authentication page is used to create new client registrations. When creating registrations, you can select the service and the roles that will be enabled with the registration.
To create a new client registration for your account:
Note: Only the client registrations for the account you are logged into will display.
Note: Copy the client secret and store it in a secure location as the client secret will not be displayed again.
The API Authentication page can be used to view and manage client registrations. From the Perform Studio home page, click the ADMIN link and then click API Authentication. A list of your current registrations will display.
To view the registration details, click the on the name. From here, you can:
Click Save to save your changes.
To revoke a client registration, click the Revoke link next to the registration. Revoking a registration permanently disables it and cannot be undone.