HERE Map Image v1 Developer's Guide

Quick Start

This section outlines how to quickly get started using the HERE Map Image v1.
  1. Get a HERE Account
  2. Register your App
  3. Get an API Key
  4. Send a Request
Note: This section provides information on the minimum setup required to quickly begin using the HERE Map Image v1. For more detailed information on HERE account setup, app registration, and authentication, see the Identity & Access Management Developer Guide.

Get a HERE Account

If your organization has signed up for HERE Workspace or HERE Marketplace, contact your organization admin who can invite you to join the HERE platform organization established for your company. You can also request a free trial of the HERE platform if your company does not have an organization established for it. For more information, see the HERE platform pricing.

Register your App

To register your app, foow these steps:
  1. Sign in to the HERE platform using your HERE account.
  2. Open the Access Manager from the Launcher.
  3. On the Apps tab, click Register new app and provide the requested information.
  4. Click Register. The platform creates a new app with a unique app ID.

Get an API Key

To get an API key, follow these steps:
  1. Sign in to the HERE platform using your HERE account.
  2. Open the Access Manager from the Launcher.
  3. On the Apps tab, click the app you created in the previous section, Register your App, or an existing group app fllor which you want to generate an API key.
  4. On the Credentials tab, select API Keys then click Create API key to generate a maximum of two API Keys for your application authentication credentials. The API key is created and displayed.

Send a Request

This section demonstrates how to start using the HERE Map Image v1 with a basic use case.

To request a map image for the default location (Berlin, Germany ), send the following GET request.

https://image.maps.ls.hereapi.com/mia/1.6/mapview
      ?apiKey={YOUR_API_KEY}

The response in the international version is the picture below.

Figure 1. Map image of central Berlin, Germany Map image