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Is the client_id and the consumer key the same thing?

Question asked by Connor Slagowski on Sep 23, 2019
Latest reply on Mar 14, 2020 by

I am starting to learn about the OAuth workflow for my first LTI and I have to pull information from the API. However, I am completely stuck. I know the Consumer Key and the Consumer secret are agreed upon by both parties and entered when the app is added by the admin to the Canvas instance. I also know that the client_id is the number generated with the Developer Key. 


I am confused how all of these variables work together to develop the OAuth token that can be used access the Canvas API.


Any and all help that I can get on this matter would be highly appreciated!