The Adalo API

How to connect other applications to your Adalo app using your App's API.

Skill Level: Intermediate

Before You Begin

  • The Adalo API is available on the Team, and Business Plan.

  • You can use the Adalo API to trigger push notifications for apps and access and modify the data in your collections.

  • Your Adalo API has a rate limit of 5 requests per second.

    • If you exceed this rate, you will receive a 429 status code and you will need to wait some time before the subsequent requests succeed.

To access your Adalo API key:

1) Left Nav of the editor click on the settings gear 2) Expand App Access 3) Click Generate API Key

4) You'll be able to delete your API Key and regenerate it.

You can also find your API key by clicking on the 3 dots next to any of your collection names and selecting <> API Documents. You will see your secret key in the cURL at the end after Bearer.

Your API key is required for all requests to the Adalo API!

All requests to the Adalo API will need to contain the following two headers:

Authorization: Bearer [Your App's API Key]
Content-Type: application/json

Next Steps

Learn to use your API key to access and modify your app data with the Collections API or trigger notifications to your app with the Notifications API.

Collections APISend Push Notifications via API


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