By default, Azure EA API keys expire every 6 months. When your Azure EA API key expires, Anodot Cost will not be able to access your Azure billing data until you generate a new Azure EA API key in the Azure EA portal following the instructions below.
This article describes how to refresh your EA API Access Key by regenerating the API Access Key.
- in the Azure EA portal (https://ea.azure.com) go to Reports > Download Usage. Then click the API Access Key tab, and click the regenerate link to see the full Access Key. Copy the key to your clipboard.
- In Anodot Cost, navigate to the API Access Key tab under the Account page.
- Click + Renew API Access Key.
- Paste in the new API Access Key you generated in Step 1, and add the new Effective Date.
- Click Renew.