Zoho Projects API for Developers

How to Use Authentication Token?

To generate the Auth Token, you need to send an authentication request to Zoho Accounts using the URL format below :

URL Format

Browser Mode :

https://accounts.zoho.com/apiauthtoken/create?SCOPE=ZohoProjects/projectsapi

Parameters to be passed along with this URL are:

Parameter Description
EMAIL_ID Provide your Zoho Projects Email ID
SCOPE Specify your value as ZohoProjects/projectsapi
PASSWORD Provide your Zoho Projects password

Note:

  • If you are a Google Apps User, you can log into your Zoho Projects account and then use the browser mode format to generate the Authentication Token.

Sample Response:

#
#Wed Apr 23 03:07:33 PST 2013
 AUTHTOKEN=bad18eba1ff45jk7858b8ae88a77fa30
 RESULT=TRUE

Important Notes :

  • The Auth Token is user-specific and is a permanent token.
  • The Auth Token of a user's account becomes invalid if the user is deactivated.
  • You need to be logged into your Zoho Projects account to use the Browser Mode

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