How to Link Adobe Analytics Credentials

A step-by-step guide on how to link your Adobe Analytics credentials in the Cognetik Cloud Connector

After accessing the connector and creating a Cognetik account, you need to link your Adobe Analytics credentials in order to bring your data into Tableau. 

Here’s how you do that:

Advanced Mode

  1. In the Data Connector field, choose 'Adobe Analytics', then click the 'Link'  button.2019-07-16_2232

 

2. Enter your Adobe Analytics Username and Secret, and then click ‘Link.

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*Username format is username: company and the secret is 32 characters long.

*To find your Adobe Analytics login details (username and secret), follow the steps below:

  1. In your Adobe Analytics account, under Admin - click User Management

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2. Click Edit Users, and scroll down to Web Services Credentials

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3. After linking your credentials the query page is displayed and you can now query the data you need.

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Note: In order to access your Adobe Analytics account using our connector, your Adobe account needs to be API-enabled by the account admin. 

Wizard mode

  1. In the Data Source field, choose 'Adobe Analytics' and click the 'Go to Next Step' button.
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  2. On the credential page, click the 'Link' button.2019-07-16_2152
  3. Enter your Adobe Analytics Username and Secret, and then click ‘Save
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*Username format is username: company and the secret is 32 characters long.

*To find your Adobe Analytics login details (username and secret), follow the steps below:

  1. In your Adobe Analytics account, under Admin - click User Management

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2. Click Edit Users, and scroll down to Web Services Credentials

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3. After linking your credentials the query page is displayed and you can now query the data you need.

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Note: In order to access your Adobe Analytics account using our connector, your Adobe account needs to be API-enabled by the account admin.