A guide to getting started with OAuth

// By Leah Culver • Apr 21, 2015

A common sticking point for developers when they begin using the Dropbox API is how to properly authorize users using OAuth. Dropbox uses OAuth 2, an open standard, to handle connecting apps to users' Dropbox accounts.

To help developers get started, we just published the Dropbox API OAuth guide, covering OAuth and user authorization in general. Check it out and let us know what you think, either here in the comments or on the Dropbox API development forum.

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