How can I find the creation or expiration time of a token?

Objective

Locating the creation or expiration time values of a token.

Applies To

  • Video API
  • Tokens

Procedure

  1. From the token, remove the part "T1==" in the beginning.
  2. Go to http://www.base64decode.org and do a decode-64 of the remaining part of the token.
  3. Get the create_time and expire_time values. These are unix time stamp values.
  4. Go to http://www.unixtimestamp.com/index.php and put in the timestamp. It will convert it to month/day/year format.
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