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main:faq:how_can_i_create_a_personal_access_token [2014/03/17 15:56] (current)
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 ===== How can i create a personal access token? ===== ===== How can i create a personal access token? =====
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 +**Personal access tokens** are part of a lightweight mechanism for making authoritative API calls to the AppDB platform, such as, subscribing to private image lists using [[https://​github.com/​hepix-virtualisation/​vmcatcher|vmcatcher]] command line tool or even editing items from external applications on your behalf.
  
-In order to create a Personal Access Token, you should follow the steps below:+In order to create a //Personal Access Token//, you should follow the steps below:
  
-1. Go to your profile +**1.** Go to your profile ​-> Preferences tab 
-2. click on the 'Preferences' ​tab +{{ :​main:​pat-prefs.png?600 |}} 
-3Go to the API access management section and Generate your Personal Access Token+\\
  
-Note: In order to use your Personal Access Token for **vmcatcher** subscription over a private image list, please read [[main:​faq:​how_to_subscribe_to_a_private_image_list_using_the_vmcatcher|this FAQ]].+**2.** Go to the API access management section and Generate your //Personal Access Token// 
 +{{ :​main:​pat-generate.png?​600 |}} 
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 +**3.** [**Optional**] Secure more your //Personal Access Token// by associating one or more (up to five) [[main:​faq:​what_are_the_netfilters_for|NetFilters]]. 
 +{{ :​main:​faq:​pat-netfilters.png?​600 |}} 
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 +**Note**: In order to use your //Personal Access Token// for [[https://​github.com/​hepix-virtualisation/​vmcatcher|vmcatcher]] ​subscription over a private image list, please read [[main:​faq:​how_to_subscribe_to_a_private_image_list_using_the_vmcatcher|this FAQ]].
main/faq/how_can_i_create_a_personal_access_token.1394469869.txt.gz · Last modified: 2014/03/10 16:44 by /C=GR/O=HellasGrid/OU=iasa.gr/CN=Marios Chatziangelou