Where to find the Hubspot API key

Modified on Fri, 31 Mar 2023 at 01:58 PM

  • In your HubSpot account, click the settings icon in the main navigation bar.
  • In the left sidebar menu, navigate to Integrations > Private Apps.
  • Click Create private app.
  • On the Basic Infotab, configure the details of your app:
    • Enter your app's name.
    • Hover over the placeholder logo and click the upload icon to upload a square image that will serve as the logo for your app.
    • Enter a description for your app.
  • Click the Scopes tab.
  • Select the Read or Write checkbox for each scope you want your private app to be able to access. You can also search for a specific scope using the Find a scope search bar.
  • After you're done configuring your app, click Create app in the top right.

  • In the dialog box, review the info about your app's access token, select read write on contacts then click 
  • Continue creating.

Once you've created your app, you can start making API calls using the app's access token. 

If you need to edit your app's info or change its scopes, click Edit details.



Make API calls with your app's access token

To start making API calls, navigate to the details page of your app.

  • On the Access token card, click Show token to reveal your access token. 
  • Click Copy to copy the token to your clipboard.




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