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The Key that is created also removes a useage cap.\n \n**You will need a Google mail account to carry out this task**\n\nThere are two parts to this process. The first is creating the API key, and the second is to enable the map APIs to enable this to work across all versions of the BaseKit software.\n\n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Create API key\"\n}\n[/block]\n1. Go to: [https://console.developers.google.com/apis/credentials](https://console.developers.google.com/apis/credentials)\n\n2. Enter a **project name** and select **Create**\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/iciJud6Tl6giyQi4sKsw_ScreenHunter_2675%20Jul.%2014%2014.18.jpg\",\n        \"ScreenHunter_2675 Jul. 14 14.18.jpg\",\n        \"481\",\n        \"324\",\n        \"#425680\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n4. You’ll then see the following. Click **Create credentials**. \n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/qKPBUhRjAFUThA0EX5Q3_ScreenHunter_2667%20Jul.%2014%2013.51.jpg\",\n        \"ScreenHunter_2667 Jul. 14 13.51.jpg\",\n        \"424\",\n        \"215\",\n        \"#476eba\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n5. Select **API key** \n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/Dtaulx6pSZaKuvi1MfmJ_ScreenHunter_2668%20Jul.%2014%2013.51.jpg\",\n        \"ScreenHunter_2668 Jul. 14 13.51.jpg\",\n        \"480\",\n        \"463\",\n        \"#546ea1\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n6. Select **Browser Key** \n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/ZgkS6aURRaCvMF0FIjtB_ScreenHunter_2669%20Jul.%2014%2013.51.jpg\",\n        \"ScreenHunter_2669 Jul. 14 13.51.jpg\",\n        \"500\",\n        \"162\",\n        \"#748c9e\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n7. Enter the name of your Brand / Environment into the **Name **field and select **Create**\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/VaUpnWvjSAGhYmeRqAgu_ScreenHunter_2670%20Jul.%2014%2013.51.jpg\",\n        \"ScreenHunter_2670 Jul. 14 13.51.jpg\",\n        \"594\",\n        \"315\",\n        \"#3d5481\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n8. The API key will then display. Please copy this and send it to your account manager, after completing the below section.\n\nNote: If you need to find your API key again, just go to: [https://console.developers.google.com/apis/credentials](https://console.developers.google.com/apis/credentials) \n[block:api-header]\n{\n  \"type\": \"basic\",\n  \"title\": \"Enable Map APIs\"\n}\n[/block]\n9. We now need to enable four Map APIs, so that Maps work on all versions of BaseKit software. \n\n10. Click **Overview **on left side.\n[block:image]\n{\n  \"images\": [\n    {\n      \"image\": [\n        \"https://files.readme.io/9CybvVmqQkaN42PgOIX7_ScreenHunter_2676%20Jul.%2014%2014.24.jpg\",\n        \"ScreenHunter_2676 Jul. 14 14.24.jpg\",\n        \"241\",\n        \"141\",\n        \"#ecf0f4\",\n        \"\"\n      ]\n    }\n  ]\n}\n[/block]\n11. Enable Google Maps Embed API\n\n  * Select **Google Maps Embed API**. This can be found under the **Google Maps APIs** section under More. \n\n  * Select **Enable** \n\n  * Click return arrow \n\n12. Enable Google Maps Geocoding API\n\n  * Select **Google Maps Embed API**. This can be found under the **Google Maps APIs** section under More.\n\n  * Select **Enable**\n\n  * Click return arrow\n\n13. Enable Google Maps Geolocation API\n\n  * Select **Google Maps Embed API**. This can be found under the **Google Maps APIs** section under More.\n \n  * Select **Enable**. \n\n  * Click return arrow \n\n14. Enable Google Maps JavaScript API\n\n  * Select **Google Maps Embed API**. This can be found under the **Google Maps APIs** section under More.\n  \n  * Select **Enable**. \n\n  * Click return arrow \n\n**Once this is completed, and you have given the API key to BaseKit, Google Maps will work on all versions of the Basekit Software & without restrictions.**","excerpt":"","slug":"google-maps-api-key","type":"basic","title":"Google Maps API key"}

Google Maps API key


[block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Introduction" } [/block] Due to Google changing how they monitor Google Map useage, there is a need to create a Google Maps API key for your environment. The Key that is created also removes a useage cap. **You will need a Google mail account to carry out this task** There are two parts to this process. The first is creating the API key, and the second is to enable the map APIs to enable this to work across all versions of the BaseKit software. [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Create API key" } [/block] 1. Go to: [https://console.developers.google.com/apis/credentials](https://console.developers.google.com/apis/credentials) 2. Enter a **project name** and select **Create** [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/iciJud6Tl6giyQi4sKsw_ScreenHunter_2675%20Jul.%2014%2014.18.jpg", "ScreenHunter_2675 Jul. 14 14.18.jpg", "481", "324", "#425680", "" ] } ] } [/block] 4. You’ll then see the following. Click **Create credentials**. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/qKPBUhRjAFUThA0EX5Q3_ScreenHunter_2667%20Jul.%2014%2013.51.jpg", "ScreenHunter_2667 Jul. 14 13.51.jpg", "424", "215", "#476eba", "" ] } ] } [/block] 5. Select **API key** [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/Dtaulx6pSZaKuvi1MfmJ_ScreenHunter_2668%20Jul.%2014%2013.51.jpg", "ScreenHunter_2668 Jul. 14 13.51.jpg", "480", "463", "#546ea1", "" ] } ] } [/block] 6. Select **Browser Key** [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/ZgkS6aURRaCvMF0FIjtB_ScreenHunter_2669%20Jul.%2014%2013.51.jpg", "ScreenHunter_2669 Jul. 14 13.51.jpg", "500", "162", "#748c9e", "" ] } ] } [/block] 7. Enter the name of your Brand / Environment into the **Name **field and select **Create** [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/VaUpnWvjSAGhYmeRqAgu_ScreenHunter_2670%20Jul.%2014%2013.51.jpg", "ScreenHunter_2670 Jul. 14 13.51.jpg", "594", "315", "#3d5481", "" ] } ] } [/block] 8. The API key will then display. Please copy this and send it to your account manager, after completing the below section. Note: If you need to find your API key again, just go to: [https://console.developers.google.com/apis/credentials](https://console.developers.google.com/apis/credentials) [block:api-header] { "type": "basic", "title": "Enable Map APIs" } [/block] 9. We now need to enable four Map APIs, so that Maps work on all versions of BaseKit software. 10. Click **Overview **on left side. [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/9CybvVmqQkaN42PgOIX7_ScreenHunter_2676%20Jul.%2014%2014.24.jpg", "ScreenHunter_2676 Jul. 14 14.24.jpg", "241", "141", "#ecf0f4", "" ] } ] } [/block] 11. Enable Google Maps Embed API * Select **Google Maps Embed API**. This can be found under the **Google Maps APIs** section under More. * Select **Enable** * Click return arrow 12. Enable Google Maps Geocoding API * Select **Google Maps Embed API**. This can be found under the **Google Maps APIs** section under More. * Select **Enable** * Click return arrow 13. Enable Google Maps Geolocation API * Select **Google Maps Embed API**. This can be found under the **Google Maps APIs** section under More. * Select **Enable**. * Click return arrow 14. Enable Google Maps JavaScript API * Select **Google Maps Embed API**. This can be found under the **Google Maps APIs** section under More. * Select **Enable**. * Click return arrow **Once this is completed, and you have given the API key to BaseKit, Google Maps will work on all versions of the Basekit Software & without restrictions.**