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Creating an API Key

In order to use the Vista API, you must first create an API key. This can be done in the Vista Dashboard under Accounts > API Keys.

Security#

This key is responsible for verifying your identity, please follow all security best practices around maintaining secrets. Once a key is created, it can no longer be viewed in the control panel - the first few digits are made available for tracking purposes. You can also create and delete as many API keys as you wish.

Authentication#

All of the client libraries accept the API key as an argument in the constructor.

vc = VistaClient('Z6Q2KfVk6T5NJ65uskrfOxRCkcrSMhxQRmbAereoxUQ2YA7J')