How to Enable Automation
For security purpose, all new accounts have automation disabled by
default. To enable automation, you must explicitly click on the button
Enable Automation and grant access to the IP address of the computer
accessing your iGolder account. To enhance security and flexibility,
each sub-account have a different automation Security Token ID. This
way, you may automate your business sub-account while leaving your personal
Where can I find my Sub-Account ID and Security Token ID?
First, visit your
and make sure Automation is enabled. If Automation is not enabled,
click on the button Enable Automation. Then, click on the link
Show Automation Security Codes. You should see below your Sub-Account ID
and your Security Token ID. By default, your Sub-Account ID and
Security Token ID are hidden to protect
this private information in case you take a screenshot of your iGolder
account and accidentally disclose your Security Token ID.
Enabling Automation (Approving Pending IP Authorization)
The first time you try to access your sub-account via our automation API,
you will see the following message. Just click on the link Approve
IP Address to grant automation access to your IP address.
Testing Automation on my iGolder Account
The tool iGolderAutomationTool.exe was designed for testing the web services
and display errors. For instance, if you did not enabled automation, the
tool will display the error
Likewise, the first time you use a web service, you will get the error
requiring you to grant access to your IP address.
In the screenshot below, the tool displays the error message regarding un
authorized IP address, with a link at the bottom right of the screen to
approve the IP address.
To learn more or download the test tool, visit
iGolder Automation Test Tool.