# Bitwarden

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

# Prerequisites

Create a Bitwarden (opens new window) organisation account.

# Using API Key

  1. Open your Bitwarden vault (opens new window).
  2. Click on your organisation under the ORGANISATIONS section.
  3. Click on the Settings tab.
  4. Click on the View API key button under the API key section.
  5. Enter your master password in the Master password field.
  6. Click on the View API key button.
  7. Copy the displayed client id.
  8. Enter the name for your credentials in the Credentials Name field in the 'Bitwarden API' credentials in n8n.
  9. Paste the client id in the Client ID field in the 'Bitwarden API' credentials in n8n.
  10. Copy the client secret from Bitwarden.
  11. Paste the client secret in the Client Secret field in the 'Bitwarden API' credentials in n8n.
  12. Click on the Create button to create your credentials.

Note: If you're hosting Bitwarden on your server, select 'Self-hosted' from the Environment dropdown list. You also need to enter the domain of your hosted instance in the Self-hosted domain field.

The following video demonstrates the steps mentioned above.