The follow steps describe how to generate a development project and create a Google service account private key.


  • Click "Create Project"



  • Enter the project name "XIA Automation Server"



  • Select APIs and auth > APIs

  • Enter "Admin SDK" in the search field

  • Select the API and click Enable API


  • Select APIs and auth > Credentials



  • Select Add Credentials > Service account



  • Select P12 and click “Create”



  • Save the file that is created on the XIA Automation Server machine in the Google directory which is by default found in the following location
    C:\Program Files\CENTREL Solutions\XIA Automation Server\Server\app_data\encryption\Google

  • Make a note of the password for the private key when prompted, typically this will be "notasecret"



  • Select the newly created service account from the list



  • Make a note of the Client ID and Email address