Locating your API key and extractor GUID
Many Import.io API requests need to include your API key and extractor GUID. This topic describes how to locate them.
Retrieving your API key
To retrieve your API key, perform the following steps:
- In a web browser, navigate to your account page at https://account.import.io.
- Copy the long string after API Key to the browser clipboard.
Note: Never expose your secret API key in any public client-side code!
Retrieving an extractor GUID
To retrieve the globally unique identifier (GUID) of an extractor, perform the following steps:
- On the dashboard, select the desired extractor.
- In the address bar of your browser, copy the long string after https://dash.import.io/ to the browser clipboard.