Authentication use case examples/options/flows

To access AODocs APIs via OAuth 2.0, you need to provide an access token with each request. There are various flows to get an access token.

If you’re implementing an application that requires a user’s consent to connect to AODocs and securely perform operations on AODocs documents, and/or you wish to send requests to AODocs as a user of your domain without asking for authorization, here are some use cases that use different authentication methods, so you can apply the right tool to the right job.

  • refresh tokens generating access tokens
  • whitelisting API users via Google Groups
  • others