# SendGrid

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

# Prerequisites

Create a SendGrid (opens new window) account.

# Using API Key

  1. Open your SendGrid dashboard (opens new window).
  2. Click on Settings on the left sidebar.
  3. Click on API Keys.
  4. Click on the Create API Key button.
  5. Enter the name of the key in the API Key Name field.
  6. Click on the Create & View button.
  7. Click on the displayed API key to copy the key.
  8. Enter the name for your credentials in the Credentials Name field in the 'SendGrid API' credentials in n8n.
  9. Paste the 'API Key' in the API Key field.
  10. Click on the Create button to save your credentials.

The following video demonstrates the steps mentioned above.