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Getting user_id when using client_credentials Oauth2 process

Question asked by Atli Gislason on Aug 21, 2019
Latest reply on Sep 9, 2019 by William Diehl

Hi everyone,


I am developing a tool for Canvas that uses LTI1.3. I have implemented the client_credentials process for my app, however the client_credentials process does not give me any way to identify the user that started the request.


I would like my app to receive user info (just name or id), and list their classes and send grades and create assignments, etc.


How is that done with client_credentials or another LTI1.3 compliant manner?


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