Getting started with the OPEN API portal

This guide explains how to access APIs provided in this Portal.

Getting Started in 4 Steps

1Register as an user and sign in.
This leverages the functionality of the API-Portal.

Choose: Menu entry Sign-Up and log in Sign-up and login

2Make sure the default application has:
Consumer Key
Consumer Secret
Access Token

Choose: My Subscriptions from the menu
Go to Applications With Subscriptions
Click Generate Keys
Generate Keys

3Select one or more APIs of your choice and subscribe it with the „Default Application“
Use the Default Application
Specify the tiers (allowed requests per minute)

Choose: APIs from the menu
select an API from the list
click subscribe with Default Application selected
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4Share your results!
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Have fun!