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Get your authentication token


Your authentication token uniquely identifies you to the Platform, for example when using the [Cavatica API](the-api). ## Your authentication token You can get your authentication token from the Developer Dashboard on your Cavatica account. **[Click here to go to the Developer Dashboard.](https://cavatica.sbgenomics.com/developer#token)** [block:image] { "images": [ { "image": [ "https://files.readme.io/1b9ea04-cavatica-dev-hub.jpg", "cavatica-dev-hub.jpg", 914, 623, "#f7f8f9" ], "border": true } ] } [/block] [block:callout] { "type": "success", "title": "Generate a new authentication token", "body": "You can also regenerate the token if, for instance, you suspect its security has been compromised." } [/block] <div align="right"><a href="#top">top</a></div> <hr>