Basic Guide

Basic Guide

Project settings

Managing GCP service accounts

Manage the Google Cloud Platform (GCP) service account keys used within a BLOCKS project.

Users on the Self-Service Plan can add multiple GCP service account keys to each project.

Full Service Plan users cannot add GCP service account keys.

You can confirm the following GCP related information for each service account:

Item Explanation
Name The GCP service account's name.
Project ID The GCP project's ID.
Key ID The GCP service account key's ID.
ML GCS path The Google Cloud Storage (GCS) path used by ML Boards. This will only display after you have made an ML Board.
Data upload link The GCS path that can be used by BLOCKS. This is only displayed for Full Service Plan users.

Add GCP service account keys by doing the following:

  1. Open the project settings screen.

    1. Switch to the project you want to add GCP service account keys to.

    2. Click the projects menu again to display the drop-down list.

      Project list
    3. Click the gear icon()next to the project's name.

  2. Click “GCP service accounts” from the left sidebar.

    Project settings (GCP service accounts)
  3. Click the “Add” button to add a new GCP service account key.

    Uploading a GCP service account key

    Follow the directions on the dialog box that appears to upload the GCP service account key file.

    After the file has finished uploading, click the “Add” button to finish.

  4. Click the "Close" button in the upper-right to close the project settings screen.