Almost every action performed in the Mitto UI has a corresponding REST API endpoint. This means you can programmatically create and manage jobs and use Mitto as a data source.

All of the information below references Mitto's REST API. Mitto also contains a Zuar WAF and it's corresponding "auth" API documentation is here.

Base URL



Mitto's API uses a revocable API key for access.



  1. Click on the Settings menu.
  2. Under the About tab on the settings page there is a Product Configuration section. Locate the API Key area and click on the edit icon.
  3. View, generate, and regenerate Mitto's API key.


The Mitto API key has full admin access.

Endpoints and Methods

Mitto has Swagger documentation at https://{mitto_url}/docs. You can see all the API endpoints and test them using the Swagger UI.


Mitto's APIs return data in JSON format. Here is an example from /files:

  files: [
      name: "example.csv",
      size: 7874,
      size_hr: "7.7 KiB",
      mtime: {
        utc: "2019-08-20T20:49:22.256707+00:00",
        epoch: 1566334162.256707,
        local: "2019-08-20T15:49:22.256707-05:00",
        local_hr: "8-20 3:49:22PM CDT"
      mode: "-rw-r--r--"
  count: 1,
  size: 7874,
  display-size: "7.7 KiB"