# Airtable

You can use these credentials to authenticate the following nodes with Airtable.

# Prerequisites

Create an Airtable (opens new window) account.

# Using API Key

  1. Open your Airtable dashboard (opens new window).
  2. Click on the user icon on the top right and select 'Account' from the dropdown list.
  3. Under the API section, click on the Generate API key button.
  4. Copy the displayed API key.
  5. Enter a name for your credentials in the Credentials Name field in the 'Airtable API' credentials in n8n.
  6. Paste the API key in the API Key field in the 'Airtable API' credentials in n8n.
  7. Click on the Create button to create the credentials.

The following video demonstrates the steps mentioned above.