Issues setting up the GitLab power-up

Hi I'm using the free account on Trello and I'm having issues setting up the GitLab's power-up on it.

I don't have any other power-ups activated (not exceeding the free limit)

Steps I took so far:

  1. Created a team for my company
  2. Created a board for a certain project (It's the only board in our team)
  3. Added members
  4. Selected the GitLab as the power-up from the side-bar
  5. Started the Authorize Account section
  6. I've checked the "Autofill GitLab API" resulting in:
  7. API Endpoint
  8. And I've entered the newly created Access Token in the Personal AccessToken field following the instructions provided.
  9. Every time I try to save it, it says the token is invalid.

The token I've created has no expiration date and I've checked all of the scopes.
I've tried making a few other tokens, but all were regarded as invalid.

What am I doing wrong here, I'm really surprised by this issue.

3 answers

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Hi Mihailo,

Marta here from Trello Support.

Sorry to hear you're having trouble with this. So we can further troubleshoot this with you, would you mind submitting a request to us here

If you could send us a screenshot of what you're seeing along with the descriptions of the steps you've followed (as given here), we'll be happy to investigate where the problem might be.

Many thanks!


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Hi Mihailo,

It's me again. I see you've already submitted a request and that Mike got back to you. I'll keep our communication on email.


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I'm having this same issue. Was there ever a resolution?

Yes. The problem is small and can be simply solved.
The Trello's default gitlab API endpoint has a trailing slash ( / ) at the end, that messes with the URL's.
Try using the default GitLab API endpoint and just remove the slash from the end.

Yup, that was it. Thanks!

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