Exchange Online OAuth2 User Account

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Overview

Use this account type to connect Exchange Online Snaps with data sources that use Exchange Online OAuth2 User accounts.

Prerequisites

Valid OAuth2 application in Azure portal with the required API permissions.

Limitations and Known Issues

None.

Account Settings

FieldField TypeDescription

Label*


Default Value
: None
Example
Exchange Online OAuth2 User Account

String

Specify a unique name for the account.

Client ID*


Default Value
: N/A
Example
39dh47-86838725-1307264jgf-gsf331815

StringEnter the client ID associated with your Azure application. You can create the client ID as advised by your application provider. Learn more about how to generate Client ID: Application Configuration in Azure Portal for OAuth2 Account to use in Exchange Online 

Client secret*


Default Value
: N/A
Example
:<Encrypted>

StringEnter the client secret associated with your account. You can create the client secret as advised by your application provider. Learn more about how to generate Client Secret: Application Configuration in Azure Portal for OAuth2 Account to use in Exchange Online

Access token


Default Value
: N/A
Example
<Encrypted>

StringAuto-generated after authorization. 
The access token associated with the OAUth2 application is used to make API requests on behalf of the user associated with the client ID.

Refresh token


Default Value
: N/A
Example
:<Encrypted>

StringAuto-generated after authorization. 
The refresh token associated with your account. 
If the refresh token is stored, then the access token can be refreshed automatically before it expires.

Access token expiration


Default Value
: N/A
Example
: 4532291

Numeric

Auto-generated after authorization. 

The duration till which the access token remains active.

OAuth2 Endpoint*


Default Value
:https://login.microsoftonline.com/<tenant-id>/oauth2/v2.0/authorize
Example
:
 https://login.microsoftonline.com/413e110c-7d55-4f7b-947d-e3d423916beb/oauth2/v2.0/token

String

Enter the authorization endpoint to authorize the application. Replace tenant id placeholder with the tenant id generated while creating OAuth2 application.

OAuth2 Token*


Default Value
:https://login.microsoftonline.com/<tenant-id>/oauth2/v2.0/token
Example
:
 https://login.microsoftonline.com/413e110c-7d55-4f7b-947d-e3d423916beb/oauth2/v2.0/token

StringEnter the token endpoint to get the access token. Replace tenant id placeholder with the tenant id generated while creating OAuth2 application.
Token endpoint config



Use this fieldset to provide custom properties for the OAuth2 token endpoint. Click the + or - icons to respectively add or remove configuration rows.

Token endpoint parameter


Default Value
: N/A
Example
:scope

StringDefines an optional token endpoint parameter value.

Token endpoint parameter value


Default Value: N/A
Example
: offline_access User.Read  Mail.ReadWrite   MailboxSettings.ReadWrite  Calendars.ReadWrite   Contacts.ReadWrite

StringProvides custom properties for the OAuth2 auth endpoint.
Auth endpoint config



Use this fieldset to provide custom properties for the OAuth2 auth endpoint. Click the + or - icons to respectively add or remove configuration rows.

Auth endpoint parameter


Default Value
: N/A
Example
:scope

StringEnter the name of the endpoint authentication parameter.

Auth endpoint value


Default Value
: N/A
Example
offline_access  User.Read Mail.ReadWrite    MailboxSettings.ReadWrite  Calendars.ReadWrite   Contacts.ReadWrite

StringEnter the value corresponding to the endpoint authentication parameter.

Auto-refresh token


Default Value
Deselected

Check boxSelect to refresh the token automatically using the refresh token. Otherwise, the token might expire and will not be automatically  refreshed.
AuthorizeButtonClick this button to acquire the required permissions for this account from the Slack app, when creating an account.

Troubleshooting

Error
Reason
Resolution
Authentication failed.You have entered an incorrect Client ID or Client secret.Check and ensure that you have provided the correct and valid Client ID and Client secret for the account and allowed the required access privileges to the application. 
Error in Authorization: Something went wrong when authorizing this app. Invalid client_id parameter.You have entered an incorrect Client ID.Check and correct the Client ID entered for the account and try authorizing the app again.