OAuth is an open, standard, protocol to allow users to securely authorize web, mobile and desktop applications to access web services on their behalf. Salesforce supports OAuth 1.0a and 2.0.

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Canvas App started sending GET instead of POST

I have a canvas app that is setup to use the signed request (POST) access method, and when I test the app via either the tab that it creates or the canvas app previewer it sends my webserver a POST ...
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How to access the context in the canvas app using payload?

Based on the canvas documentation, i have setup the canvas app so that the authentication is OAuth. Also, I have been in the assumption that OAuth flow can be handled entirely through javascript ...
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How to Access contacts of Salesforce account from External Modules/Portals using OAuth

I am creating an application in angularjs. and I want to import contact of salesforce account in my application. I have already got response of access_token and I am passing given below url. ...
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Authentication and Access Salesforce Account through Other Portals

I am developing an application in Angularjs and my requirements is to get login in my application through SalesForce, and access data of SalesForce. I have created developer account in Salesforce and ...
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Missing SOAP action header

Im trying to get the session ID of another user in the same org by sending the following request by using the data from my enterprise wsdl and its an developer edition. <?xml version="1.0" ...
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Callback URL for Deep destination in Connected App

We have a connected app and using oAuth. The requested URL is a resource within a connected app...so not the home page. It is dynamic so, it can request any page within the target app. How can we ...
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How to call REST webservice without username and password in request -

I have created one restful class: @RestResource(urlMapping='/showAccounts/*') global class ExRestController { @HttpPost global static List<Account> getAccounts() ...
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Salesforce to Quickbooks using oAuth 1.0

I am trying to connect to Quickbooks online from apex. I have created an App in IPP and got consumer key, consumer secret, Auth token, Auth Token secret. Now I am confused how to used them to connect ...
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REST OAuth connection for Bulk API queries

Is it possible to authenticate an OAuth app for the user and then make Bulk API queries on their behalf? The results are easily going to be more than 20k records each authenticated user. When I have ...
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OAuth callback through HTTP (not SSL) is possible?

In short: I need to set a Connected App to later use OAuth Web server Flow. The callback URL should be HTTP. My web server does not have a SSL certificate and I not able to get one. But SF give me ...
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How to authorize users to use SAML2 bearer oauth flow?

I am new in the forum as a signed up user but have been lurking for a while. I have the following setup: a connected app with a certificate associated associated the system admin profile to the app ...
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Username-Password Flow OAuth unable to access web page

I can't find any documentation to suggest this would be a limitation, but using my access_token from a usernamepassword flow I can access api endpoints but not a url like instance.salesforce.com/id. ...
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OAuth 2.0 JWT Bearer Token Flow giving a user hasn't approved this consumer error

I have setup a connected app and want to use the OAuth JWT. Based on my understanding of the salesforce documentation only preauthorized client can use this flow to get an access token. I have enabled ...
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Retrieve session ID using OAuth Authentication

I am implementing salesforce in my ASP.Net application and currently I am able to have login process as Username & password but now I want to change it to OAuth authentication. So i am able to get ...
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OAuth 2.0 JWT Bearer Token Flow

I'm trying to perform the OAuth 2.0 JWT Bearer Token Flow: https://help.salesforce.com/HTViewHelpDoc?id=remoteaccess_oauth_jwt_flow.htm&language=en_US But I'm having this issue: ...
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Am i using the right encryption method for oauth 1.0

I am using oauth1.0 to connect to an external API from salesforce. I am using http://oauth.net/core/1.0/#nonce as reference point. To obtain a Request Token, the Consumer sends an HTTP request to ...
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Get a User's OAuth Connected Applications via API

Is there a way to get the list of oauth connected applications of a given user (of a set of users) via SOAP/REST API? Thanks, Uri
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OAuth with Active Directory Single Sign On

I am writing a Java App that will integrate with Salesforce using OAUTH + REST. In normal circumstances without any single sign on everything is cool. But the same app might be used to work with ...
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How do I retrieve the server and session id from the Salesforce iOS API?

I'm currently trying to hack in some functionality to download attachment data for an iOS Salesforce application. I'm going to do that using a direct HTTP request, but for that to work I need to pull ...
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How to call EverNote API in Salesforce (Apex)

I have a requirement for which I need to convert all the opportunities in to ENML and then upload it on EverNote. I have created the ENML. But how can I upload/submit the ENML on evernote? What is ...
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Problem using Salesforce API over OAuth with Rails

I use the databasedotcom gem, and at first everything works fine (I am able to list Salesforce resources and perform queries on them), but then at random it drops the connection and gives me ...
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Using OAuth 1.0 encoded requests for external webservice calls

I have a business requirement that necessitates a callout from Apex to an external .NET based web service that receives signed OAuth responses. There is no built-in support for this in Apex, but ...
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Server-Side REST Authentication

We are trying to interface with our SalesForce instance via HTTP. The idea would be to call some of our custom classes from outside salesforce but without any user interaction. Typical scenario is ...
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How to refresh a token retrieved from the Auth.AuthToken class

A Salesforce instance is configured so that users can log in using OpenID Connect and their Google credentials. I am trying to access the token provisioned by the login via google to make callouts to ...
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Integrate SAML With A Hybrid App Built Using Mobile SDK

I have been developing apps using the Mobile SDK for a while now. All my apps till date use the built-in oAuth mechanism provided by the Mobile SDK for authentication. I have now encountered a use ...
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Problem in requesting token for oAuth from rest console

when i am requesting token for oAuth from rest console, get the following error, "error_description": "invalid client credentials", "error": "invalid_client" Any help appreciated..
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How can we get access token url and authorize url in rest console oAuth authorization? [duplicate]

I am new i rest api and salesforce. I am trying to connect rest console with salesforce. For setting oAuth authorization i need access token url and authorize url. Where would i get these values ...
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client User-Agent authentication flow - Force.com

I recently checked the post on "Digging Deeper into OAuth 2.0 on Force.com" by Pat Patterson. Question: In client User-Agent authentication flow, the token is sent in the redirect URI only. ...
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Canvas Signed Request not being processed correctly

I currently have a canvas app deployed across multiple orgs. This app uses signed request to authenticate a user. Along with some visualforce pages. Just this morning the signed request suddenly ...
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Salesforce API for SCIM provider is available?

I'm trying to write connector for WSO2 Identity Server which provision users to Salesforce. To do that i needed to find Salesforce SCIM endpoints for Users and Groups etc. I believe Salesforce acting ...
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What is the use of setting OAuth Callback URL as https://login.salesforce.com/services/oauth2/success?

I'm using Salesforce developer account and trying to obtain OAuth access token using curl and it returns 500 Server Error giving the message specified in [1]. Used curl command is curl -v -H ...
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How to intercept/hook into oauth flow

After a user authenticaes in our Org using the SSO oauth flow, and after the access token is created, we would like to hook into that flow to get that access token and set a couple of cookies. Is ...
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OAuth Possible for Chatter Communities?

Can customer community or partner community users use OAuth to authenticate and then interact with Salesforce data through the REST API?
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Salesforce oAuth login in popup or iFrame

I'm making an application that allows users to log in, and download a report generated from Salesforce with some additional fields specific for our environment (i.e. on top of normal FirstName, ...
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salesforce saml bearer oauth flow

I am getting an invalid assertion 400 json response from salesforce when i try get an oauth access token using the saml bearer oauth grant flow. {"error_description":"invalid ...
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Custom Landing Page Once Logged in salesforce

I wish to create different custom landing pages for users based on their profile, after successful login through SalesForce. Is it possible to create? Provide your thoughts.
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Oauth for Java native app

I have a Java native app I am trying to implement Oauth for. I have gone thru this article by Pat Patterson: http://wiki.developerforce.com/page/Digging_Deeper_into_OAuth_2.0_on_Force.com I am a ...
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how to create a custom home page based on user profile

I wish to create different custom home pages for users based on their profile, not the normal salesforce login page. Is it possible to create? Provide your thoughts. Thanks in Advance.
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Connected app and oauth in a SSO enabled org

I am working with a co worker and he is using connected app and all is setup fine (assuming?) He has client secret/ customer Key etc.. Since my org is single sign on enabled will I still use ...
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How to use Salesforce OAuth session ID for Metadata API?

I am using the REST API for my application. But I also need to use Metadata API. So for Metadata API calls I am trying to use the Session ID of OAuth authentication. For now I am able to use the ...
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How do I setup an access_token ?

I have a python script on a local server that needs to be given OAuth permissions to salesforce.com According to salesforce's documentation, I need to create a new token. Develop -> Remote ...
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Using Facebook as an IdP with Salesforce in oAuth

I am getting an access_token from Facebook in my JavaScript. My logged in user has a HVCP profile (nowadays, a communities user). I would now like to make REST API calls to my Salesforce instance with ...
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Issue with using OAuth token in REST API

I implemented the OAuth integration with my external app. Created a Remote Access(Connected App) configuration with a callback url (https://mysite.com/oauthcallback). Here I received the call back ...
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How is it that some OAuth-authenticated apps don't require an Org to create a Connect App in order to be installed?

As far as I can tell from the documentation you are required to created a Connected App (ex-Remote App) in order to use salesforce as the authentication authority. However there are apps that don't ...
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Salesforce Platform Mobile Services

I've been doing force.com mobile development for several years now but I'm very confused about the nomenclature with some of the recent changes. 1) Is Salesforce Platform Mobile Services (recently ...
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Outbound OAuth callbacks

We are in the process of implementing an outbound OAuth integration to a third party app. Our customers will, from our managed package, OAuth authenticate to the third party app and we will then use ...
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OAuth - URL No Longer Exists

I am an ISV partner of SalesForce.com, I use OAuth between my Google App Engine service and my service on Force.com platform to transfer data. For some reason the handshake of OAuth needs to be ...
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How to create an app/package whose sole functionality is to redirect? [duplicate]

I want to create an app/package to be published on the appexchange. The only functionality of that app/package will be to redirect the user to a configured URL in the app. This will happen once ...
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Salesforce: Any API for getting user information?

I am trying to find a way to get the information about the salesforce enterprise user from his auth_token. I want to find the username, email address and role(admin/user) from the auth-token. ...
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REST API - Can I authenticate an Android app without having the client id/secret?

Anyone know if it's possible to authenticate with SF from an external app (ie an Android app, or a Java application) without the client having the "Client Key" and the "Client Secret?" I'd rather ...