Generate an API Key for Automation Anywhere for Salesforce

Generate an API Key that you will use in the Setup Authentication page when you log in to your Salesforce Org.


This task is performed by the Control Room user created in the Control Room setup.

Create Control Room user for Automation Anywhere for Salesforce
While Password based authentication is supported, you can choose to use an API Key instead.


  1. From your local machine, log in to your Control Room with the credentials provided for the new user.
  2. Click the user icon in the upper-right corner.
  3. Click Generate API-Key.
  4. Copy and save the generated API key for your reference.
    Use the username and API key of the new user when setting up Automation Anywhere for Salesforce in your Salesforce Org. This step allows the connector access to the Control Room instance.