Obtain a Client Id and Client Secret for Box
To configure a Box OAuth2 connection, you will need to register your Auth0 tenant on their developer portal.
This doc refers to the client steps to connect your client. If you are looking to manage authentication in your application, see Next Steps below.
1. Register a new Box app
Log into the Box developer portal and click My Apps and then select Create a Box Application:
Name your new app and click Create Application:
2. Edit your app Properties
Once the app is created, click on Edit Application and review the form. There are a number of properties that you can change (e.g. contact information, logos, etc.):
Scroll down to find the
client_secret fields under the OAuth2 Parameters section:
Enter this URL as the
While on this page, make sure to define the appropriate permission Scopes for your app.
3. Copy your Client Id and Client Secret
Go to your Auth0 Dashboard and select Connections > Social, then choose Box. Copy the
Client Id and
Client Secret from the OAuth2 Parameters section of your app on Box into the fields on this page on Auth0:
For detailed instructions and samples for a variety of technologies, refer to our quickstarts:
For more background information on client authentication refer to Client Authentication.