Create Google API keys

You can follow the guide below to create Google API keys for Navixy platform. Please be advised that Google API keys are associated with your account and are subjected to Google API usage policy:

Please refer to the links below should you need more information:

How to create API keys:

1. Go to Google Developer Console web page and log in with your Google account

2. Create a new project

3. Name your project accordingly and click “Create”

4. Ensure that your newly created project is selected and click “Enable APIs and Services”

5. Type the name of the API, select it and click “Enable”

6. Repeat this process for the following APIs:

  • Google Maps JavaScript API
  • Google Street View Image API
  • Google Maps Geocoding API
  • Google Maps Geolocation API
  • Google Maps Directions API
  • Google Static Maps API

7. Ensure all enabled API are displayed in your dashboard

8. Next, create a new API key

9. Click “Restrict key”

10. Restrict by HTTP referrer, and specify your domain name in the following formats (substitute with your own domain):

  • *.contoso.com/*
  • contoso.com/*

11. Then, select “API restriction” tab and restrict this key with the following APIs:

  • Google Maps JavaScript API
  • Google Street View Image API

12. Create another API key, and restrict it this time by IP address (use public IP address of your Navixy server) and with the following APIs

  • Google Maps Geocoding API
  • Google Maps Geolocation API
  • Google Maps Directions API

13. Add a third key and restrict it by HTTP referrer and following API

  • Google Static Maps API

You will also need a URL signing secret for this key. To do this go to your Google Console Dashboard and select Maps Static API from the list

Go the URL SIGNING SECRET tab and copy your secret key

14. Now save the changes and send both API keys to Navixy support, or you can configure them yourself using the following guides:

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