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I am a beginner in Angular JS and Salesforce.

I am building a hybrid application.

I am using the USER AGENT authentication flow

I used the following url :

https://login.salesforce.com/services/oauth2/authorize?response_type=token&client_id=consumer_key&redirect_uri=https://localhost:63342/www/index.html#/

I got the result as expected with the access token but did not get the refresh token.

Then i found this

The refresh token is only returned if the redirect URI is https://login.salesforce.com/services/oauth2/success or used with a custom protocol that is not HTTPS.

So I changed the redirect_uri in my url as :

https://login.salesforce.com/services/oauth2/authorize?response_type=token&client_id=3MVG9ZL0ppGP5UrCf3JELrQofxTN1p28Y0qBjNy67uUtwoVl8i0LX6ntfchfUlDJoeso1xKRxGHx_Tzk_SAiK&redirect_uri=https://login.salesforce.com/services/oauth2/success

I got the refresh token.

But then the page is stuck up at the below link

https://login.salesforce.com/services/oauth2/success#access_token=access_token&refresh_token=refresh_token&instance_url=https%3A%2F%2Fap2.salesforce.com&id=id&issued_at=1444119251446&signature=sign&scope=scope&token_type=Bearer

How do i make it redirect back to my app link

https://localhost:63342/www/index.html#/

Thanks in advance.

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I got the Answer.

I just changed the callback url in connected app settings to my app url and we have to use http instead of https.

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    Thanks for posting your solution. Please accept your answer as the solution to close your question. – Rob Oct 6 '15 at 9:26
  • can you post the example url here? – Akshatha Srinivas Jul 3 '18 at 9:39
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This only works because your redirect uri is a localhost. The redirect uri needs to satisfy these conditions:

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http://localhost is also another condition that will allow the refresh_token to be passed back.

Reference Resource: https://help.salesforce.com/articleView?id=remoteaccess_oauth_user_agent_flow.htm&type=5

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