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How to create client_secret.json for google analytics account shared with me?

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 Hi All.

 

I recently got read-only access to a google analytics account. Now i want to use api calls for that analytics account, but for that i need client_secret.json. Please tell me how do i generate client_secret.json for that account.

 

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Saurabh Vijayvargiya

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Hi there,
to use the API, start by creating a project in your Google Cloud Console
(https://console.cloud.google.com/)
Once you create a project, you will be able to define API token, secrets, etc. for use in your reporting app.
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Hi there,
to use the API, start by creating a project in your Google Cloud Console
(https://console.cloud.google.com/)
Once you create a project, you will be able to define API token, secrets, etc. for use in your reporting app.
VP & Chief Evangelist at Hub'Scan | Contact me
Level 80 Digital Analytics Warrior, KPI Therapist and Keeper of the One True Tagging Plan

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Thanks Julien, it worked.