Friday, May 15, 2015

Getting started with OAuth 2.0 Playground



Google OAuth 2.0 Playground

Step 1:


Step 2:
Click on settings and select OAuth flow as Server-side, OAuth endpoint as Google, Access token location as Authorization header w/ Bearer prefix, and Access type as Offline.


Step 3:
Select https://www.googleapis.com/auth/userinfo.profile from Google+ API v1 and click on Authorize APIs.


Step 4:
Click Accept to grant permissions to Google OAuth 2.0 Playground service.


Step 5:
Observe that Authorization code has been generated.


Step 6:
Click on Exchange authorization code for tokens buttons to generate Refresh token and Access token. Observe expiry time for access token.


Step 7:
Request URI has been passed is youtube.com and you can see HTTP GET Method response.


Step 8:
Setting Request URI as https://www.googleapis.com/oauth2/v2/userinfo will give the user info.