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Get All API Keys for User

The Atlas API uses HTTP Digest Authentication. Provide your Atlas username and API key as the username and password when constructing the HTTP request.

For complete documentation on configuring API access for an Atlas project, see Configure Atlas API Access.

Base URL: https://cloud.mongodb.com/api/atlas/v1.0

This endpoint retrieves a list of obfuscated API keys for the specified Atlas user. The specified Atlas user must correspond to the Atlas user in the digest authentication component to successfully use this endpoint.

Note

You must have access to an API key generated from the GUI by your administrator before you can successfully use this endpoint. See generate an API Key for instructions.

Resource

POST /users/{USER-ID}/keys

Request Parameters

Request Path Parameters

Path Element Required/Optional Description
USER-ID Required.

The unique identifier for your Atlas user.

Use the /users/byName/{USER-NAME} endpoint to retrieve your user ID. Your user ID corresponds to the id field returned in the response from that endpoint.

Request Query Parameters

This endpoint may use any of the HTTP request query parameters available to all Atlas API resources. These are all optional.

Name Type Description Default
pageNum integer Page number (1-based). 1
itemsPerPage integer Number of items to return per page, up to a maximum of 500. 100
pretty boolean Display response in a prettyprint format. false
envelope boolean Specifies whether or not to wrap the response in an envelope. false

Request Body Parameters

This endpoint does not use HTTP request body parameters.

Response

Response Document

The response JSON document includes an array of result objects, an array of link objects, and a count of the total number of result objects retrieved.

Name Type Description
results object array This array includes one object for each item detailed in the results array section.
links object array This array includes one or more links to sub-resources and/or related resources. The relations between URLs are explained in the Web Linking Specification.
totalCount number The count of the total number of items in the result set. It may be greater than the number of objects in the results array if the entire result set is paginated.

results array

Each element in the results array is one API key.

Name Type Description
createdAt timestamp The time the API key was created.
description string Description of the API key.
enabled boolean Indicates whether the API key is enabled.
id string The unique identifier of the API key.
lastUsed string The ISO8601 timestamp representing the date and time the API key was last used.
obfuscatedKey string The obfuscated API key. Atlas only displays the full API key immediately after key creation.
usedCount number The number of times that the API key has been used by the associated user.
userId string The user ID associated with the API key.

Example Request

curl --digest --user "{username}:{apiKey}" \
  --header "Content-Type: application/json" \
  --header "Accept: application/json" \
  --request GET "https://cloud.mongodb.com/api/atlas/v1.0/users/{USER-ID}/keys"

Example Response

{
    "links": [
        {
            "href": "https://cloud.mongodb.com/api/atlas/v1.0/users/5af9a1d29cc0cdb6ac0bf3f8/keys?pageNum=1&itemsPerPage=100",
            "rel": "self"
        }
    ],
    "results": [
        {
            "createdAt": "2018-05-14T14:45:22Z",
            "description": "Staging Application",
            "enabled": true,
            "id": "5af9a1d29cc0cdb6acdca6d5",
            "lastUsed": "2018-05-14T14:45:23Z",
            "obfuscatedKey": "********-****-****-92732876eeae",
            "usedCount": 7,
            "userId": "5af9a1d29cc0cdb6ac0bf3f8"
        },
        {
            "createdAt": "2017-02-02T21:35:06Z",
            "description": "Production Application",
            "enabled": true,
            "id": "5af9a1d29cc0cdb6acce1c30",
            "lastUsed": "2018-05-14T14:45:47Z",
            "obfuscatedKey": "********-****-****-4c5d3fc98d30",
            "usedCount": 69,
            "userId": "5af9a1d29cc0cdb6ac0bf3f8"
        }
    ],
    "totalCount": 2
}