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Configure Google Cloud Service Account


  • Google Cloud Console Administrative Access or Permissions to:
    • Create OAuth2 Client ID.


Create Service Account

  1. 1.
    From the Menu navigate to APIs & Services then Credentials.
  2. 2.
    Click Create Credentials
  3. 3.
    Select Service Account
  4. 4.
    Create the new service account with a descriptive name eg. PlaceOS Service Account.
  5. 5.
    Ignore the next steps in the Wizard and click return to return to the list of service accounts.

Create Keys

  1. 1.
    Click on the PlaceOS Service Account you just created.
  2. 2.
    Click Add Key
  3. 3.
    Select Create New Key
  4. 4.
    Create a JSON key
  5. 5.
    This will save a JSON file to your computer, this will be required to complete the PlaceOS Configuration Steps.
  6. 6.
    Once the key is saved, enable Domain Wide Delegation.
  7. 7.
    Click Save.