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Authentication & API Key


All ThisData API requests must be performed over HTTPS. Requests are authenticated by you passing your API key in a query parameter. That means with each request, your URL should look like this: `https://api.thisdata.com/v1/events?api_key=YOUR_API_KEY_HERE` Your API key will be made up of hexadecimal characters, like `0f443497b09`, but longer! [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Getting your ThisData API Key" } [/block] To use ThisData's Login Intelligence API you first need an API Key. You can get one by [creating a ThisData account](https://thisdata.com/sign-up). If you've got a brand new account, click on **"Login Intelligence API"** to install it. [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Forgot your key?" } [/block] If you've already installed the Login Intelligence API integration, and need to find your key again, [log in to ThisData](https://thisdata.com/sign-in). * In the top navigation, click "+ Add Integration" * Click "Login Intelligence API" * Your API Key is at the top of this page. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/emD54E4RSNGiAlfoIpAR_API%20Key.png", "API Key.png", "1503", "963", "#6b43ed", "" ], "sizing": "full" } ] } [/block]