Create: OAuth type

Description

Use a HTTP POST request to create a OAuth2.0 credential.

Request

HTTP Method: POST

Parameter Description
name Name of the credential.
mode Describes the type of credential (OAUTH).
oauth_url Your app oauth url. Required for grant type authorization_code.
oauth_token_url Your app oauth token url
oauth_client_id The client ID for your app
oauth_client_secret The client secret for your app
oauth_scope Enter one or more scope values indicating which parts of the user’s account you wish to access.
oauth_grant_type Tines supports client_credentials and authorization_code grants.
team_id ID of Tines Team where the credential will be located.
folder_id Optional ID of folder to which the credential will be located
read_access Optional Control where this credential can be used (TEAM, GLOBAL). default: TEAM
shared_team_slugs Optional List of teams' slugs where this credential can be used. Required to set read_access to SPECIFIC_TEAMS. default: [] (empty array).
description Optional Description of the credential. default: "" (empty string).
oauthPkceCodeChallengeMethod Optional PKCE challenge method (S256, plain). default: NULL (None).
metadata Optional Key/value metadata relevant to the credential that can be referenced via the INFO path.
allowed_hosts Optional Array of domains where this credential can only be used in HTTP requests. Domain matching supports wildcards.

Sample request

curl -X POST \
  https://<<META.tenant.domain>>/api/v1/user_credentials \
  -H 'content-type: application/json' \
  -H 'Authorization: Bearer <<CREDENTIAL.tines_api_key>>' \
  -d '{
        "name": "oauth credential",
        "mode": "OAUTH",
        "team_id": 2,
        "oauth_url": "https://example.com/auth",
        "oauth_token_url": "https://example.com/token",
        "oauth_client_id": "foo",
        "oauth_client_secret": "bar",
        "oauth_scope": "sync",
        "oauth_grant_type": "authorization_code"
    }'

Response

A successful request will return a JSON object containing a redirect_url to complete the registration process and a description of the created credential.

Field description

Parameter Description
id credential ID.
name Name of the credential.
mode Describes the type of credential (TEXT, JWT, OAUTH, AWS, MTLS, HTTP_REQUEST_AGENT, MULTI_REQUEST).
team_id ID of team to which the credential belongs.
folder_id ID of folder to which the credential belongs.
read_access Control where this credential can be used (TEAM, GLOBAL, SPECIFIC_TEAMS). default: TEAM. (SPECIFIC_TEAMS is a premium feature. Reach out to find out more.)
shared_team_slugs List of teams' slugs where this credential can be used. Required to set read_access to SPECIFIC_TEAMS. default: [] (empty array).
description Description of the credential.
slug An underscored representation of the credential name
created_at ISO 8601 Timestamp representing date and time the credential was created.
updated_at ISO 8601 Timestamp representing date and time the credential was last updated.
allowed_hosts Array of domains where this credential can only be used in HTTP requests
metadata Key/value metadata relevant to the credential
redirect_url Redirect URL of the created credential.

Sample response

{
  "redirect_url": "",
  "id": 1,
  "name": "tines_api_credential",
  "mode": "OAUTH",
  "team_id": 2,
  "folder_id": 1,
  "read_access": "TEAM",
  "shared_team_slugs": [],
  "slug": "tines_api_credential",
  "created_at": "2021-03-26T12:34:16.540Z",
  "updated_at": "2021-03-26T12:34:16.540Z",
  "description": "",
  "allowed_hosts": [],
  "metadata": {}
}
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