How do I use the interactive Music Connect API documentation?

How do I use the interactive Music Connect API documentation?

If you have an active "MRC Data" account with access to the Music Connect API, you can explore the API here
In order to use the different endpoints, you need to authorize:
  1. Click on the first section for the POST /auth endpoint.
  2. Click on the “Try It Out” button in the upper right corner.
  3. Enter the unique API Key assigned to your company in the "x-api-key" field.
  4. Enter your "MRC Data" credentials in the "username" and "password" fields, and click on the "Execute" button.
  5. Retrieve and copy the alphanumeric value for "access_token" from the Response Body.
  6. Click on the “Authorize” button in the top right corner.
  7. Paste your access token in the “OktaAuthorizer” field and click the "Authorize" button.
  8. Paste the unique API Key assigned to your company in the "APIKeyHeader" field and click the "Authorize" button.
  9. You are now ready to explore the other endpoints!

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