Authentication Type - BasicAuth

Authorise DataChannel to connect to your data source using username and password.


To use this authentication mechanism you will need an API Username and Password


  1. Give a unique name to your credentials.

    rest credentials basicauth
  2. Enter the REST API username and password

  3. If you want your password to be URL encoded then select Yes, else select No in the Encoding Required dropdown.

  4. Specify API Key’s placement location in the API request using the Param Location.

  5. Click Save once you have entered the above details.

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