Download the following tools to complete the remaining steps of this tutorial.
The Google Ads API uses OAuth 2.0 as the authorization mechanism. This tutorial uses
oauth2l, a command-line tool for working with Google OAuth 2.0 to fetch and
print the access and refresh tokens. You can download and install the
pre-compiled binaries from
the GitHub repository.
Client library or HTTP client
You can choose to either download a client library or an HTTP client depending on how you'd like to make API calls.
Use a client library
Download and install a client library of your choice.
Use HTTP client (REST)
Download and install curl, the command line tool for transferring data through a URL.