Microsoft OneDrive User Account

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Use this account type to connect Microsoft OneDrive Snaps with data sources that use Microsoft OneDrive User accounts.


A registered application in the Microsoft Azure Portal with appropriate permissions. See Application Configuration in Azure Portal for OAuth2 Account for the steps to configure a registered application and for information needed to define settings for the OAuth2 account.

Limitations and Known Issues


Account Settings

ParameterData TypeDescriptionDefault ValueExample 



Required. Enter a unique label for the account.



Client ID


RequiredEnter the client ID associated with your Azure application. You can create the client ID as advised by your application provider.



Client secret


Enter the client secret associated with your account. You can create the client secret as advised by your application provider.



Access token


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

Refresh tokenStringThe refresh token retrieval for the application is specified when setting up the account for the endpoint. There, the OAuth2 flow will be executed and the resulting refresh token can be stored in this property. If the refresh token is stored, then the access token can be refreshed automatically before it expires.N/AN/A

Access token expiration

IntegerThe access token expiration value.N/AN/A

OAuth2 Endpoint


Required. Authorization endpoint to authorize the application.

OAuth2 Token


Required. Token endpoint to get the access token.

Token endpoint config

Use this field set to configure token endpoint parameters as necessary for the account. This field set comprises the following fields:

  • Token endpoint parameter
  • Token endpoint parameter value

Click the + or - icons to respectively add or remove configuration rows.

Token endpoint parameters

Provide the value scope to the Token endpoint parameter in this field set.

Learn more about OAuth2.0 authorization code flow.

Token endpoint parameter

StringProvide the name for the token endpoint parameter.N/Ascope

Token endpoint parameter value


Provide the value for the parameter, typically the default scope.

Specify the Users.Read.All scope in this field to allow the OneDrive Snaps to suggest users in the User suggestion field.

N/Aoffline_access Files.ReadWrite.All Sites.ReadWrite.All
Auth endpoint config

Use this field set to assign scopes for the OAuth2 Authentication endpoint for the App account. It is recommended to define at least one scope entry in this field set. This field set comprises the following fields: 

  • Authentication parameter
  • Authentication parameter value

Click the + or - icons to respectively add or remove configuration rows.

Authentication parameter


Provide additional parameters as required for authentication.N/Ascope

Authentication parameter value


Provide value for the parameters specified above.

N/Aoffline_access Files.ReadWrite.All Sites.ReadWrite.All
Auto-refresh tokenCheck boxSelect this checkbox to refresh the token automatically, using the refresh token, when the token is due for expiry. The token refresh does not happen automatically if this check box is not selected.SelectedNot selected

Click this button to acquire the required permissions for this account from the Azure portal app, when creating an account.

For existing accounts, you can click this button to re-acquire the permissions to ensure that the account works as expected. This action does not require or result in any changes to the Access Token that is already generated.

RefreshButtonClick to button to initiate a token refresh action manually. N/AN/A

Scopes and Permissions required for OneDrive API

OneDrive and SharePoint expose a few granular permissions that control the access that apps have to resources. When a user signs in to your app they, or, in some cases, an administrator, are required to provide consent to these permissions. For more information on the available scopes, refer Microsoft Graph Permissions.

Snap Pack History

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Snap Pack Version 




4.29main15993 StableUpgraded with the latest SnapLogic Platform release.
4.28main14627 StableUpgraded with the latest SnapLogic Platform release.
4.27main12833 StableUpgraded with the latest SnapLogic Platform release.


Upgraded with the latest SnapLogic Platform release.
4.25 Patch425patches10571

Updated the error output view of the OneDrive - Upload File Snap from a Binary view to a Document view.

4.25main9554 StableEnhanced the Update Share Permissions Snap with the Share Type and Expires fields that enable you to update the share permissions on your OneDrive items shared using the Invite or Link option. If the Share type is link, you can specify the expiry date and time for the URL that is used to share permissions.
StableNo updates made.





Initial release of the Snap Pack with the following Snaps and Accounts:

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