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How To Enable REST API

The REST API (Application Programming Interface) enables access to external programs to read objects from and create objects in TOTALS.

By activating this options, TOTALS will start a built-in HTTP server and publishes it via Bonjour.


Choose "Settings" from the sidebar

Choose "Advanced Settings"

Activate the option "REST API"

That's all!

You can access the homepage by clicking the Address link after enabling this option.

The homepage contains further documentation and usage of the programming interface.

Password protection (optional)

Access to the interface can be limited by setting a user name and password. 

Choose the gear button right of the "REST API" option to setup credentials.