# Formstack Trigger

You can use these credentials to authenticate the following nodes:

# Prerequisites

Create a Formstack (opens new window) account.

# Using Access token

After creating your Formstack account:

  1. From the user menu select API.
  2. Select New Application.
  3. In the Create Application window enter the following:
    • Application Name: Provide a descriptive name.
    • Redirect URI: Enter the OAuth callback URL for your n8n instance in the format http://<n8n_url>/rest/oauth2-credential/callback. For example http://localhost:5678/rest/oauth2-credential/callback.
    • Description: Enter a brief description.
    • Platform: Select Website.
  4. Click Create Application.
  5. Copy the Access Token for your new application.

From n8n:

  1. Enter a descriptive Credentials Name.
  2. Enter your Formstack Access Token.
  3. Click Create to save your new credentials.

# Using OAuth2

After creating your Formstack account:

  1. From the user menu select API.
  2. Select New Application.
  3. In the Create Application window enter the following:
    • Application Name: Provide a descriptive name.
    • Redirect URI: Enter the OAuth callback URL for your n8n instance in the format http://<n8n_url>/rest/oauth2-credential/callback. For example http://localhost:5678/rest/oauth2-credential/callback.
    • Description: Enter a brief description.
    • Platform: Select Website.
  4. Click Create Application.
  5. Select your new application to view the Application Details.
  6. Copy the Client ID and Client Secret.

From n8n:

  1. Enter a descriptive Credentials Name.
  2. Enter your Formstack Client ID.
  3. Enter your Formstack Client Secret.
  4. Click the circle button to initiate the OAuth2 flow.
  5. In the modal window select Authorize.
  6. Click Create to save your new credentials.