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Issuing Additional Tokens


<a name="api-token-issue"></a>To issue store tokens for additional themes or developers, repeat the process outlined in [Creating an API Account](/docs/creating-an-api-account). (Even if you originally initialized your theme using a [legacy API](https://support.bigcommerce.com/articles/Public/Legacy-API-Accounts) [Basic-Auth] token, we strongly encourage you to generate any new tokens using the new OAuth flow. However, Stencil CLI will still honor your legacy tokens to restart this theme.) You can create up to 50 API accounts/tokens per store. If you hit this limit and still need to create new tokens, you will need to [delete](/docs/revoking-tokens) existing accounts. [block:callout] { "type": "warning", "body": "* Deleting an account will invalidate the corresponding token. This will affect any developer using that token.\n\n* We recommend [naming accounts by purpose](/docs/creating-an-api-account-oauth#name-by-purpose), to help you keep track of which accounts you need to keep active.", "title": "Token-Management Tips" } [/block] If you're ready to initialize your Stencil theme, skip ahead to [Authorizing and Initializing Stencil](/docs/initializing-stencil).