The PDFMonkey modules enable you to monitor, retrieve, or generate documents in your PDFMonkey account.
Getting Started with PDFMonkey¶
- A PDFMonkey account
In order to use PDFMonkey with Ibexa Connect, it is necessary to have a PDFMonkey account. If you do not have one, you can create a PDFMonkey account at PDFMonkey.
The module dialog fields that are displayed in bold (in the Ibexa Connect scenario, not in this documentation article) are mandatory!
Connecting PDFMonkey to Ibexa Connect¶
To connect your PDFMonkey account to Ibexa Connect, obtain the API Secret Key from your PDFMonkey account.
Log in to your PDFMonkey account.
Click your email address in the top-right corner and select the My Account option from the menu.
Click the Show my secret key link to display your API Secret Key. Copy the provided API Secret Key.
Go to Ibexa Connect and open the PDFMonkey module's Create a connection dialog.
Enter the API Secret Key you have copied in step 3 to the respective field and click the Continue button to establish the connection.
The connection has been established. You can proceed with setting up the module.
Make an API Call¶
Allows you to perform a custom API call.
Enter a path relative to
For the list of available endpoints, refer to the PDFMonkey API Documentation.
Select the HTTP method you want to use:
to retrieve information for an entry.
to create a new entry.
to update/replace an existing entry.
to make a partial entry update.
to delete an entry.
Enter the desired request headers. You don't have to add authorization headers; we already did that for you.
Enter the request query string.
Enter the body content for your API call.
Example of Use - List Documents¶
The following API call returns all documents in your PDFMonkey account:
The result can be found in the module's Output under Bundle > documents.
In our example, 2 documents were returned: