# Cockpit

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

# Prerequisites

Create a Cockpit (opens new window) account.

# Using Access Token

  1. Open your Cockpit dashboard.
  2. Click on your profile in the top right.
  3. Click on "Account".
  4. Scroll down and copy API key.
  5. Use selected API key and your Cockpit URL in your Cockpit node credentials in n8n.

Getting Cockpit credentials