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Set up Google Analytics

Here is a guide regarding how to set up a google analytics account.

The Set up

Follow the steps below to create a client and get your OAuth client ID and client secret.

Visit https://console.developers.google.com/ and log in with a Google Account that has access to the Google Analytics account you will be extracting data from.

Click Select a Project in the top menu and then click Create a Project…
Fill in the form and click Create.

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Type “analytics” in the search box on the Overview page and click Analytics API when is displayed in the results list.

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Click Enable API.

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Click Go to Credentials after enabling the API.

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Click OAuth consent screen.

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Type a name in Product name shown to users and click Save.

Click Credentials, click Create credentials and then click OAuth client ID.

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Select Other under Application type and type a name for the application.

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The client ID and client secret is displayed. You can keep your browser open on this page to easily copy the id and secret to TX DWA.

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If you need to find them later, you can review the credentials on the Credentials page

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    Lennaert van den Brink

    Hi, the link to the PDF on this page appears to no longer be available, any chance this gets restored?

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    Thomas Lind

    Hi Lennaert

    The setup of Google Analytics is the same, but the custom data source is not usable anymore, so it have been archived.

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