Problem with Swift API Gateway key authorizatiion Ask

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I tried adding a key for my API but there's a problem with implementing it into my application's code. 
I keep on getting a message = Forbidden;

I tried different methods but none of them seems to be working. 
I can't really figure out the problem here!

if let jsonData = try? JSONSerialization.data(withJSONObject: dict, options: .prettyPrinted) {

        let url = NSURL(string: "\(APIAddress)")!
        let request = NSMutableURLRequest(url: url as URL)

        request.httpMethod = "PATCH"
        request.addValue("application/json", forHTTPHeaderField: "Content-Type")
        request.addValue("\(APIKey)", forHTTPHeaderField: "Authorization")
        request.httpBody = jsonData

        let task = URLSession.shared.dataTask(with: request as URLRequest) { data, response, error in
            if error != nil {
                print(error?.localizedDescription as Any)
                return
            }

            do {
                let json = try JSONSerialization.jsonObject(with: data!, options: .mutableContainers) as? NSDictionary

                if let parseJSON = json {
                    let resultValue = parseJSON["success"]
                    print("result: \(String(describing: resultValue))")
                    print(parseJSON)
                }
            } catch let error as NSError {
                print(error)
            }
        }
        task.resume()
    }







Please note the method was working before activating the API key on API Gateway

Jun 12, 2018 in AWS by Luke cage
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1 answer to this question.

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Try to add all the headers that are required for the request.

You can check these documents for the requests to be added: https://docs.aws.amazon.com/apigateway/api-reference/making-http-requests/

Looks like you didn't add the host and x-amz-date headers.

answered Jun 12, 2018 by Cloud gunner
• 4,260 points

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