Projects.hmacKeys: create

Creates a new HMAC key for the specified service account.

For general information about HMAC keys in Cloud Storage, see HMAC Keys.

Required permissions

In order to use this method, the authenticated user must have the storage.hmacKeys.create IAM permission on the project in which the key will be created.


HTTP request


In addition to standard query parameters, the following query parameters apply to this method.

To see an example of how to include query parameters in a request, see the JSON API Overview page.


Parameter name Value Description
Path parameters
projectIdentifier string The project ID or project number of the project that owns the service account.
Required query parameters
serviceAccountEmail string The email address of the service account.

Request body

Do not supply a request body with this method.


If successful, this method returns a Projects.hmacKeys resource in the response body.

For information about status and error codes returned by this API, see the reference page.

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