Authorization to Mapflow API

To access from external applications such as plugin for QGIS you need to get API token. Users can register and obtain token at Token must be passed in the Basic Auth parameters like in the example:

curl --location --request GET '' \
--header 'Authorization: Basic <YOUR TOKEN>'


Your token is generated by request and composed of <Email: API Token>

You can decode it with base64 decoder to use in Basic Auth form

Make sure you save the token, otherwise you will need to reissue it.

Authorization in a Web application and obtaining an API token

  1. Open the web application Mapflow. Register a new account or sign in using your Google account.

  2. Go to user profile settings to generate a new API token.

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An example of authorization in an application for QGIS:

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