Once you successfully sign in to Dashboard, you'll be able to access your account's API keys. Your account is provided with four keys in total: a public and confidential API Key for sending requests in both test and production modes. In Dashboard, toggle between Test and Production to view your public keys and click Reveal test token or Reveal token to unmask your confidential key.
Digital River uses these keys to authenticate your API requests. The API key you use to authenticate the request determines whether the request is in production mode or test mode. If you forget to provide your key or use one that is incorrect or outdated, the API returns an error.
Step 2: Perform a test request
After you have access to your API keys, you'll want to perform a test request. The following steps demonstrate how to do this: