Api key secret error


It is my first time using Bitwarden CLI and I have entered my API Key in the console, but I get the following error:

Your authentication request appears to be coming from a bot
Please use your API key to validate this request and ensure BW_CLIENTSECRET is correct, if set.

Is there a way to fix this error? I don’t understand why it detects me as a bot, I introduced myself the API Key in the CLI.


Welcome, @Sohzph!

You’ll want to authenticate via email + master password first (along with the captcha) and then you will be able to leverage the API key for future authentication.

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It was that, thanks!

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