How to Create a Jotform API Key

March 24, 2022

What Is Jotform API Key?

It is a unique value or a secret token assigned to Jotform users. Generally speaking, an API key identifies the user. You can use it to authenticate your information to third-party web services.

To create your Jotform API Key, please follow these steps:

  1. After logging in to your Jotform account, click on your avatar in the upper right of the page.
  2. Select Settings from the menu to go to your Account Settings page.
  1. Go to the API tab.
  2. Click the Create New Key button to create your Jotform API Key.

Each generated API Keys comes with permissions. Read Access permission to read-only private information and Full Access permission to grant them full access to your data. For example, add, edit, delete form submissions.

Below are the API limit daily for each plan:

  • Free – 1,000
  • Bronze – 10,000
  • Silver – 50,000
  • Gold – 100,000
  • Enterprise – Unlimited

The API limit resets daily at midnight (EST). For more information about Jotform API, please visit Jotform’s API Documentation page.

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